Olly is an award winning and uniquely enthusiastic wine expert, TV personality, and columnist.
Olly appears regularly as resident wine expert on BBC1’s Saturday Kitchen and he presents 'Olly Smith’s Ale Trails' for the Food Network and Travel Channel UK exploring the rise of craft beer across the USA.
Olly is the Wine Editor of the Mail on Sunday, with a weekly readership of 5 million.
Olly’s podcast 'A Glass With…' launched in March 2017 and is now airing its third series. Esteemed guests include P!NK, Sam Neill, Sir Michael Parkinson, Clare Balding, Ian Rankin, Dawn French and Dermot O’Leary.
His wine bar 'The Glass House' on board P&O Cruises luxury cruise ship Azura won Best Bar at Sea at the Cruise Critic Awards 2011 and 2012. Due to its success, further Glass House bars have launched on Ventura, Aurora and Britannia, Britain’s largest cruise ship.
Olly is the Celebrity Drinks Ambassador for The Ideal Home Show, one third of Three Wine Men and has appeared across the country hosting numerous live events.
Olly has published four books Drinking for Chaps, Eat & Drink: Good Food That’s Great to Drink With, Wine: Both Barrels and Behind Enemy Wines and his Wine App has been voted in the Sunday Times ‘Top 500 Apps’ 2011 and 2012 and the Telegraph’s ‘500 Must-Have Apps’ 2012.