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Great course, great trainer, highly recommended

This is one of the most interesting and enjoyable courses I’ve ever done (not just because we got... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Gareth A
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London, United Kingdom
WSET Level 2

Myself and my husband did the Level 2 course with Sam over 3 different Sundays in April. She's a... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Jess W
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London
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We are an independent Wine School offering tastings and courses for all levels, located in the heart of the City of London. Our style is informal, unstuffy and relaxed, and our customers learn while enjoying themselves and having a good social...more
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

This is one of the most interesting and enjoyable courses I’ve ever done (not just because we got to taste wine all day, either!). Great course, great delivery and I absolutely recommend it to anyone who enjoys wine and wants to learn more. I am...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Hey Gareth - thank you so much for the review - really pleased you guys enjoyed the course. Isn't it exciting to choose wines with a little bit more knowledge and discovering more wines that you like. I'm still hunting down that Gamay - thank...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018

Myself and my husband did the Level 2 course with Sam over 3 different Sundays in April. She's a great teacher and delivers the course really well. It was fun for us to learn a new skill and we are already enjoying shopping for and...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Jess, thank you so much for taking the time to write the review, we really do appreciate it :-) More than that though we are so pleased you enjoyed the course, plus you both passed with Distinction - brilliant, so pleased for you! As you...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was one of the best and enjoyable wine course I have been on, As they say wine accessible to everyone, all the wine selected you can buy in normal outlets. Friendly cheerful staff and who had great knowledge of the wine world.

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi Oona, so lovely to meet you this week for Intro to White Wines - what a line up! Many thanks for the review, we're really pleased you had fun! See you soon,

Reviewed 16 November 2017

Amazing course if you love wine and want to learn more about it. I did Level 2 recently with Sam and it's been a brilliant experience! Sam is great and you do learn a lot about tasting wine, how to make wine, different types of...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Hi - thank you so much for taking the time to do the review. We're so please you enjoyed the course and of course you must do level 3 - a Distinction at Level 2 is a fantastic result. Congratulations again and looking forward to...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

We did the 8 week wine course - a fun experience, where you get to learn loads about wines, regions and everything related to it - highly recommended!More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Hi there - thank you for the review and we're so glad you enjoyed the course! It's an amazing World Tour of Wine, tasting 48 wines in 8 weeks, from so many different countries - hopefully you found something new and different to enjoy. We'll...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I signed up for the 4-week Planet of the Grapes course, which took us through many types of wine, both red and white. Sam was a fun and knowledgable facilitator who was more than happy to share information and her love for wine. I got...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Jean, many thanks for your review and so pleased you enjoyed our Planet of the Grapes 4 week tour. We missed you at the last evening - and you missed an amazing Pinot Gris from NZ! Hopefully you're all better now and trying some lovely...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

It was such a fun experience to be taught by Samantha. Class was interesting and challenging to actually learn how to taste wine in a efficient way. Besides , wine pairing was fun too. Overall, if you have time, please do register and try it...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review, the WSET courses can be challenging but hopefully we make then interesting and fun too! Hopefully we will see you soon when you're back in the UK. Take care in KL! Sam

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Went to the Saturday introduction to wine course with a friend as we were both keen to learn a more about wine. It was a brilliant day with a fun group of people and Sam was great; very knowledgeable about wine and was happy to...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Oh brilliant, I'm so pleased you had a good time, I really enjoyed the day too. It was great to meet you both and hopefully we'll see you again soon, but in the meantime, keep enjoying those wines :-) Take care and have fun! Sam

Reviewed 7 August 2017

East London Wine School has kindly donated a voucher for a charity event I am organising to raise money for MNDA. We really appreciate your support. Thanks again

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi Nikki, you are more than welcome, a worthy cause. Hope to see the winners on our Introduction to Wine evening soon! Sam

Reviewed 28 March 2017

I highly recommend this wine tasting experience and educational event. A good friend bought it as a gift for myself and my wife. I have been a wine drinker for decades and thought that I knew a bit about wines. Well I did just know...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Hi Neil, thank you so much for the wonderful feedback, it really helps us make sure we're hitting the mark and keeps us on track with what our customers like. It was so lovely to meet you and Michele on Saturday, hopefully we'll see you...More

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