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Excellent birthday treat in York

Received this voucher for my birthday and wasn’t sure what to expect having no knowledge of wine... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
Sarahkorry
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Day Wine Tasting

This was a wonderful experience. We were delighted with the content and style of the event and the... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Q5792IEmichaelf
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Driffield, United Kingdom
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Wine Tasting for everyone! We run fun, informal wine tasting evenings and courses which are designed to guide you through the wonderful world of wine. People come to our events to learn a little more about food and drink, but also to meet new...more
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Received this voucher for my birthday and wasn’t sure what to expect having no knowledge of wine before visiting (except knowing that I like to drink it...) Attended the Hotel Du Vin York ‘Introduction to wine’ 5 hour course and liked the set up -...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarahkorry
Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Hi Sarah, I had a fabulous time on Saturday too. Loved spending the day with you all and glad you enjoyed the wine, the lunch and the tasting so much. Hope to see you on that fizz course soon Thanks so much for taking the...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful experience. We were delighted with the content and style of the event and the humour with which it was carried out. Interested in wine? Get yourself to one of these events. Laura is brilliant

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great evening enjoying wine and cheese. Laura was welcoming and knowledgable. Lots of people were returning customers which reflects how good the evenings are.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks Julie, I had a lovely night last night too! Hope to see you again for the next instalment of cheese and wine fun here at YWS! Laura x

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

This was my second time experiencing a wine tasting with Laura from the Yorkshire wine school. My first was a day wine tasting at the hotel du vin in Harrogate- a fantastic Christmas present. Enjoyed it so much I decided to organise a wine tasting...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Our group of six really enjoyed our France v New world themed tasting day at Hotel du Vin in York. Great host, interesting insights, and plenty of good wine! Hotel du Vin is a good location, about a 10 min walk from the train station...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks so much for this review, I am so glad you had a nice time with Richard and really appreciate the level of detail that you’ve left so that people know what to expect. We’d love to welcome you back another time!

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We were bought a Yorkshire Wine School voucher as a Christmas present. I looked on line to see which days were available and where. The choices that were best for us were Harrogate, Leeds and York. I settled on a date and York was the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mandy P
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We attended for a wine tasting day last year so apologies for the delay in reviewing. The day was held at the Radisson Blu. First of all I would like to say that the lady who led the day and spoke about the wines was...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Sharon, Many thanks for taking the time to leave leaving this review. Firstly can I say that I am very sorry there was a problem with the wine and the host should absolutely have seen to it that everyone got a good measure of...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We attended this tasting last night at the Hotel du Vin in York.A truly lovely venue and very attentive staff.Laura our host from the Yorkshire Wine School is an experienced presenter of her subject & made everyone at ease as soon as they entered the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Attended at the Tap on a Wednesday. 6 wines... firstly we had to pour our own 50ml.. bit odd never had that before at a wine tasting. They only had 2 bottles for 24 people. By the time the bottle came to our end hardly...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hi Cato, thanks very much for taking the time to leave this feedback. It’s all valued, and we’ll certainly be looking carefully at you’ve said. In terms of amount of wine poured at our events, it is true that we generally look at around half...More

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

What a lovely way to spend a Saturday. I had given my husband the gift of the New World wine vs French wine tasting day. It was a fantastic experience to sample 12 yes 12 !! different wines allowing comparison of the same grapes grown...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Abigail H
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Hi Abigail, for Saturday Wine School it's £79 per person. They're really popular so do book quickly! 😀
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