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Great evening

We had a great time at the wine and cheese tasting night. Julia was very informative and kept the... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
662lauren
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London, United Kingdom
Engaging tutor made it a fun wine tasting

A fun evening with a mixed crowd. Julia knows her stuff. A little nervous to start but got into her... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
lisalA1348EH
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London, United Kingdom
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An independent wine education company whose aim is to provide wine tasting for everyone! As we do not sell wine, we can show you where to buy the best wines locally and at the best prices. We work with local independent wine merchants as well as...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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291 Greenwich High Road | The Mitre, London SE10 8NA, England
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+44 20 8787 5395
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We had a really good time wine tasting, 2 hour session really flew by! Plenty of time to enjoy and learn about each of the 6 wines. Julia was friendly and informative, great for beginners but didn't feel too basic. Learnt some useful skills for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

We had a great time at the wine and cheese tasting night. Julia was very informative and kept the night flowing well. The wine and cheese selections were delicious. We will be recommending this night to all our friends.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

A fun evening with a mixed crowd. Julia knows her stuff. A little nervous to start but got into her stride. A good selection of wines with cheese. Made me think outside box: who knew bubbly can be paired with cheese? One small learning point....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

We had a fantastic time! Julia knew exactly what she was talking about and she led our group expertly through the wine, introducing us to quite a few wines we never would have tried (and enjoyed!) previously! Highly highly recommend the South London Wine School!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Julia L, Owner at South London Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Many thanks for your review, so glad everyone enjoyed the tasting!

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I did one session and am already planning to do more. The venue is nice and it's a great way to meet new people who also enjoy wine! We tried 6 wines, 3 red and 3 white. As you try the wine, the teacher explains...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Julia L, Owner at South London Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thanks for your lovely review, I'm so glad you enjoyed the tasting!

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Tasting of 6 wines from the Bordeaux and Rhine regions of France. A very interesting presentation - I learned a lot, and I've been enjoying wine for many years. I will definitely attend more tastings. We had a private room in The Mitre pub in...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Julia L, Owner at South London Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Thank you for your review, I'm so glad you had a good time!

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this event - it was taken at a really easy pace but covered all the major themes. I thought the wine selections were really good as they were all so different to each other that it gave you a very good comparison. We...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Julia L, Owner at South London Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thanks for your lovely review, we'll look forward to seeing you again in the future!

Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was lucky enough to attend 7 evenings in the company of Julia, and many others at the Mitre Hotel in Greenwich. Like most people with an interest in wine, I was tentative about expressing an opinion and making a fool of myself. Julia very...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Julia L, Owner at South London Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thanks for your lovely review, it was a pleasure to meet you and I'm glad you enjoyed the tastings. I still don't think there were any silly questions...!

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Julia came to give a Gin Tasting at my recent birthday party. This was not a whole evening 'do' but a 45 minute prelude to the other events that we had arranged for my guests. The planning could not have been easier: Julia replied promptly...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Julia L, Owner at South London Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Thanks for your lovely review. It was an absolute pleasure to host the tasting for your group, so glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 7 November 2016

I would most definitely recommend Julia and the South London Wine School to anyone considering sitting the WSET Exams. Julia was clear, professional and encouraging as a tutor and really helped developed the group’s skills in explaining the different flavors and aromas of the wines...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Julia L, Manager at South London Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Thanks for a lovely review and congratulations on your outstanding result. Would be a pleasure to see you again for the next level!

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