Olly Smith Ale Trails

September 2018

Season 2 Episode 5 - San Diego

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Olly wraps ups his Ale Trail with a trip to San Diego, where he gravitates towards passionate local brewers.

Season 2 Episode 4 - Texas

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In Houston, Olly makes a beer with some of his favourite ingredients - English apples, elderflower, and honey, but will the locals like it?

Season 2 Episode 3 - Oregon

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Olly is in Portland for the Oregon Brew Fest. Later he helps make beer marshmallows, covered in chocolate, and also visits a Benedictine Brewery.

Season 2 Episode 2 - Arizona

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Olly looks at how brewers are being inventive making beer with anything that grows - including strawberries, watermelon, and cactus.

Season 2 Episode 1 - Colorado

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Olly travels from the Rocky Mountains to Denver. At Olly’s first stop, he helps to make a summertime beer, the Nitro Dreamsicle, based on an orange ice-lolly.

Season 1 Episode 5 - Illinois

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From the Windy City, to the state capital, Olly Smith continues his Ale Trail. Starting in Chicago, Olly finds out how emigration has crafted the beer tastes of this great city. A visit to a full-blown Oktoberfest caps off his Illinois trail.

Season 1 Episode 4 - Georgia

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While visiting Atlanta, Athens, and Savannah, Olly Smith discovers Georgia’s passion for craft ales. He is joined by Ale Sharpton, a brewer and rapper who tells his own story of how becoming a master brewer changed his life.

Season 1 Episode 3 - Oregon

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Oregon is regarded by beer connoisseurs as a must-visit state when it comes to craft beers. It even has a state university dedicated to hops. Olly jumps in his mustang and joins in the hop picking in the Willamette Valley.

Season 1 Episode 2 - South Carolina

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Olly visits the Brew Haha festival in Anderson and the Euphoria Festival in Greenville to experience the South Carolina craft beers. He learns all about the importance of yeast and draws on his vast wine experience to gauge comparisons.

Season 1 Episode 1 - Nevada

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Olly travels from Virginia City to Las Vegas via Tonopah and Rhyolite - exploring secrets of production and sampling beer in the country where beer is an institution.