One For The Road

In this road movie, two hosts travel the country in an old van hunting for the ultimate beer experience… and they get to brew their own beer.


  • GENRE Road trip docuseries
  • TIMESLOT Primetime
  • LENGTH 25 minutes
  • BROADCASTER Eén (Belgium), AVRO TROS and NPO2 (Netherlands)
  • RIGHTS HOLDER Sputnik Media
  • AVAILABLE AS Format & ready mades (3 series of 10 episodes)

Production Belgium

Along the way, Jean Blaute & Ray Cokes meet the crème de la crème of the Belgian brewing tradition including the mysterious Trappist monks, brewers of the best beer in the world. Get a taste of the traditional and award winning Belgian beers. Discover the complexity of beer, its intricate flavours and tasty ingredients such as hops and cherries.

Find out how beers match with food or even whiskey and how Michelin star chefs produce gastronomic wonders based on beer. Will the hosts be able to brew their own beer at the end of their journey?

Ray Cokes is an English television presenter. Jean Blaute is a well known musician and music producer.

Production The Netherlands

For the Dutch version of the show Patrick Stoof and Kasper van Kooten voyaged through Hollands. They met the best of the best in the Dutch brewing scene. They got to taste great beers and have even more amazing stories.

The first series debuted on NPO2 on 30 January, 2017.