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East London Wine School - Day Classes

130-135 Minories, London EC3N 1NU, England
+44 20 7622 2148
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Great course. Always something new to learn

Level 2 WSET course over three Sundays. I have had an interest for ages and thought I knew a bit... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2016
David P
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Great night of champagne tasting!

I took my friend along to a champagne, sparkling and sweet wine tasting evening as her 30th... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Abbie M
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London, United Kingdom
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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 experience. We also specialise in corporate and private tastings and team events to suit your own requirements.
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“wine tasting” (44 reviews)
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130-135 Minories, London EC3N 1NU, England
City of London
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+44 20 7622 2148
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Level 2 WSET course over three Sundays. I have had an interest for ages and thought I knew a bit. There was loads of new stuff to learn, reasonably fast paced and LOTS of tasting so good value. The exam was quite hard and you...More

Thank David P
Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Hi David, thank you so much for this review, I'm really pleased you enjoyed Level 2 (and passed with flying colours!) and have now started your Level 3 with us, it's brilliant to see the enthusiasm and passion in the people we meet at the...More

Reviewed 8 December 2016

I took my friend along to a champagne, sparkling and sweet wine tasting evening as her 30th birthday present. We had such a great night! Sam was really knowledgeable, we learned lots to impress people with at the next dinner party and the wines were...More

Thank Abbie M
Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2016

Thank you Abbie, so pleased you had a good time and am looking forward to meeting you again in the New Year! Have a great Christmas, Sam

Reviewed 29 November 2016

I recently went along to a Spanish wine tasting at the East London Wine School. I've been to a few different wine courses as my partner and I love wine but this was by far the most enjoyable I've been to. The presenter was entertaining...More

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hi Andrew, thank you so much for your review and comments, it's really helpful to get some feedback. Plus, of course, great to hear you enjoyed the evening. Really looking forward to meeting you again soon. Have a great eveing, with some lovely wine.....hopefully! Sam

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend done this wine tasting on Thursday. Fantastic evening and you learn alot. They also give you cheese and crackers with the wine. Highly recommend this to anyone who is a wine lover! Jemma

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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you Jemma, so glad you had a good time - see you soon!

Reviewed 25 August 2016

I went with a friend to the Australian and New Zealand wines course in mid-August, which was for one evening. Tim was our tutor and from the off he engaged the class with his combination of passion, irreverence and humour. The content of the course...More

1  Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We were given the Introduction to Wine Tasting at the East London Wine School as a present, and had a great day out! Sam, our host, was very friendly and knowledgable and we learned a lot about wine-making and best of all, tasting! The course...More

1  Thank Gillian C
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The East London Wine School has very kindly donated a Wine Tasting Evening voucher for a Prize Draw we are running to raise money for NSPCC We look forward to presenting this voucher to the lucky winner. Thanks again, Nicola, Investment Bank

Thank Nicola P
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This was bought for me as a gift. My friend and I had a fantastic evening on the Spanish wines and tapas course. The course leader was very informative without making it feel intimidating for wine novices. The wines itself were all very nice and...More

1  Thank PJSHX
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I attended the WSET Level 3 course which Ian very kindly offered to run for us in Herts. The course consisted of 6 full days tuition, spread over 5 months, which took place at a hotel in St Albans and provided fantastic insight to wine...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

I studied for the WSET Level 3 under Ian's excellent tutelage during the first half of 2016, and found his teaching style clear, concise, informative and highly enjoyable. A huge amount of credit goes to Ian for helping me to successfully pass, due to his...More

Thank ElVinoNick
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