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Lothian Wine School - Day Classes

43 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DH, Scotland
+44 131 603 3865
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Evening wine tasting amazing

Justin was brilliant, had a really informative, fun and interesting evening tasting 7 different... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
lorna p
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Excellent course!

I have completed level 2, I don't have the mark as yet but that will not cloud my review! Course... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Tara and Eve F
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12 Aug 2017
“Evening wine tasting amazing”
9 May 2017
“Excellent course!”
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43 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DH, Scotland
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Justin was brilliant, had a really informative, fun and interesting evening tasting 7 different wines, great value too. Not stuffy like other tastings have been, go for it, it's fun and educational

Thank lorna p
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I have completed level 2, I don't have the mark as yet but that will not cloud my review! Course was well structured and Justin delivers the course in a fun, informative and realistic way. I have recommended the course to my colleagues and really...More

Thank Tara and Eve F
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

I though I knew a thing or two about the various wines of the world but clearly I was mistaken . Who would have thought there was so much to learn. An informal class lasting 5 hours , inclusive of a nice lunch within the...More

Thank kevcole
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Justin was amazing learned loads and had the best time. Great value for money..the quiz made it fun as we are all competitive do this if you can you won't be disappointed.

Thank AnnetteMcArthur
Reviewed 3 October 2015

I took my dad here for a Fathers day gift, we both absolutely loved it! The knowledge and passion for wines is clear and so interesting to listen to! I would highly recommend a wine tasting with the Lothian Wine School. I'm looking forward to...More

Thank StephTaylor28
Justin M, Owner at Lothian Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2015

Hi StephTaylor28, Thanks so much for reviewing our wine tasting evening, we really appreciate people taking the time to do it and it's lovely to get such positive feedback! Looking forward to seeing you back again soon. Justin

Reviewed 16 August 2015

Received vouchers for Lothian Wine School as a Christmas present and used them for the "off the beaten track" event as part of the Edinburgh fringe. Really enjoyed it. Justin was really excellent, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic, encouraging and engaging with the audience and not...More

Thank walkmanFife
Justin M, Owner at Lothian Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2015

walkmanfife! What a lovely review! Thanks so much for taking the time to write and I'm particularly glad you enjoyed this tasting so much as it's one of my favourite events of the whole year! No buffers in blazers at the Lothian Wine School, we...More

Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

I took my wife for a Saturday afternoon wine education session as a belated birthday present (we were both ill on her actual birthday in November but the company helpfully allowed us to rearrange the date). On the day itself, there was a reasonable mix...More

Thank CraigS78
Justin M, Owner at Lothian Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2015

Hi CraigS78! Thanks so much for your lovely review of our all day Saturday wine tasting! It was my pleasure to have you and I'm delighted you enjoyed the day and learned a bit more about the fascinating world of wine! I do hope to...More

Reviewed 20 June 2015

Hi, I would like to thank Justin for a thoroughly relaxing & enjoyable experience at his wine tasting/lunch at the hotel Du Vin hotel in Edinburgh this afternoon. My wife & I are your( run of the mill ) wine drinkers, but after Justin's presentation...More

Thank lesboEastCoast
Justin M, Owner at Lothian Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2015

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review and I'm so glad you enjoyed the tasting and enjoyed the wines! I do hope to see you back again sometime soon. Justin

Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I attended the four week course. The structure of the course was excellent.In Week one we were introduced to a selection of reds and whites and educated in the basic method of wine tasting. The second and third weeks dealt with reds...More

Thank ThomasP1985
Justin M, Owner at Lothian Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2015

Hi ThomasP1985, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. That was the first time we'd run that 4 Week Beginners' Wine Course and I'm so pleased to get such positive feedback. I'm really glad you found it useful. It...More

Reviewed 12 February 2015

An excellent evening! Justin is an enthusiastic host, who is incredibly amiable and very knowledgeable about his wines. He picked some fantastic combinations that really opened my eyes to how food and wine can work together - something I'd never thought much about before. The...More

Thank caroline h
Justin M, Owner at Lothian Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2015

Hi Caroline H! I was so pleased to read your review! You've really summed up our ethos at the wine school - no wine ponceyness!! I'm really glad you enjoyed the evening, thanks for taking the time to leave a review and I hope to...More

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