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Wine tasting day

If you are interested in wine at all then I recommend you attend one of the Birmingham wine school... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
terryr876
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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The wonders of Bordeaux

Attended Robs grand Bordeaux tasting with two friends and what a great experience. Tasting some of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Benlom1
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Leamington Spa
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We offer wine tasting and wine courses for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it. We offer a range of wine tasting events, from introductory evenings through to the Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 3 Award. All are...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are interested in wine at all then I recommend you attend one of the Birmingham wine school events. I bought a lunch and wine tasting event ticket for my husband and myself. We attended this last Saturday. We both found the event very...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank terryr876
BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi thank you for your review, and very happy you both enjoyed. We don't do any advertising, so word of mouth is really very important to us. And thankfully a lot of customers like what we do. Thank you again... Rob

Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended Robs grand Bordeaux tasting with two friends and what a great experience. Tasting some of the finest red wines from the famous left bank was a real privilege. The hosting was highly knowledgeable, friendly and relaxed creating a nice atmosphere and a lot of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for your review. Very happy all three of you enjoyed. They were amazing wines though, and I agree a real privilege to taste, even for me. I'll never get tied of tasting top quality Bordeaux, or indeed good wines from anywhere in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So we went along to Robs Wine School, not really knowing how the day would pan out. In summary it was fun, relaxed, informative, completely enjoyable, good food and company and basically excellent value for money for a different day out in Birmingham. Rob was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bartley
BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for your review. I'm very happy you enjoyed, we do try and create an easy relaxed environment, for everyone to have some fun, while of course learning a little more about wine! Thanks again for such a great review, Rob

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband bought this experience for me as a Christmas present, I'm the only wine drinker in the house was a little nervous about attending by myself. I had no need to be I was made very welcome and at ease from the start. There...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for your review, and yes can undertand how it might feel attending by yourself, but as you say, we make everyone feel welcome. It's all very relaxed, and informal. Thanks again, and hope you see you soon. Rob

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a wine tasting day at the Hotel Du Vin with a couple of friends, what a throughly enjoyable day, Rob is a superb host and very knowledgeable, I’d highly recommend this wine tasting day, a great setting with a lovely lunch. You won’t be...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Darren, thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed Saturday. I also love running these events - it's a tough job! OK maybe not... Thanks again, Rob

Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

I had my wset level 2 course there with lecturer Rob which did excellent job and was very helpful. In the wine school there is a lot of theory to learn but everything is also supported with practicals examples (tasting numerous different wines).

Date of experience: February 2019
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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Hi, thank you for your review. Yes plenty to learn for Level 2, but it is made easier by lots of lovely wine to taste as well... Thanks, Rob

Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

I can’t say enough great things about this school. I’ve been on several classes and completed a couple of the WSET courses. The classes are such a great time, and I’ve brought friends several times who have also loved it. It’s perfect for a group,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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BirminghamWineSchool, Manager at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Hi Amy, thank you for your fantastic review. I am very happy you have enjoyed all what we have to offer. We do have a wide range of events, from our fun, informal evenings and Hotel du Vin events, through to the more structured (but...More

Reviewed 12 February 2019

Completed the Level 1 WSET qualification at Birmingham Wine school with lecturer Rob. An enjoyable day - a great introduction to wine and food pairing. Would ecommend to anyone who has an interest in wine. It was just a big enough class to allow for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2019

Hi Mike, thank you for your review. I agree it's a great base from which to build your wine knowledge, with the food and wine pairing particularly interesting. Thanks again Rob

Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Thank you Rupert for s fun night of red wine tasting. Learnt a lot and plenty to drink. An excellent evening and really good value

Date of experience: February 2019
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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2019

Hi Lucy, thank you for your review. Very happy you enjoyed, and learnt something as well - always a bonus. (Inset smiley face here). Many thanks, Rob

Reviewed 31 January 2019 via mobile

Really clear teaching from Rob. It was an enjoyable day. Good sized group. Decent selection of wine. Clear materials.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 240victorias
BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2019

Thank you for your review. WSET level 1 is a great place to start your wine journey...Many thanks Rob

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