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Manchester Wine School

Closed Now: 09:30 - 17:00, 19:00 - 21:00
Open today: 09:30 - 17:00, 19:00 - 21:00

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A very warm welcome to Manchester Wine School. We are different because we do not sell wine! We are a local independent company running fun and informal Wine Tastings and Wine Courses across Greater Manchester and North Cheshire for people who enjoy...more
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00, 19:00 - 21:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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56 Great Bridgewater Street | Jurys Inn Hotel, Manchester M1 5LE, England
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+44 161 870 6305
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Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Being Sauvignon Blanc Junkies, we were delighted to see a “White Wine” evening advertised, to enable us to enjoy potential alternatives. We had a great evening, hosted by Jack Tovey. Jack was knowledgeable, funny and relaxed in his approach. We had a great evening and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chris B
ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2019

So glad you enjoyed it Chris, look forward to seeing you at another event very soon. And if you're a Sauvignon fan, we're doing a joint celebration of International Sauvignon Blanc Day and Malbec Word Day on April 13th - should be excellent! All the...More

Reviewed 26 January 2019

Christmas present to attend a Fortified Wine Tasting - abit like a duck to water. Excellent selection and range of wines from Dry Sherry, through Ports, ending on a delicious Muscat. Each wine was accompanied by a tasting of matching food; cheese, salmon, cake &...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2019

Glad you enjoyed it Martyn, feedback from others was also excellent, with the Madeira and the Muscat you mention being especially big hits. See you for another MWS event very soon! Simon

Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

Didn't know what to expect from this evening, went with my sister, we both drink wine, so though we could maybe learn some things as well as trying wines we have never tried Both really enjoyed the evening, learned alot, the host was fantastic think...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Glad you enjoyed it Marie, hopefully see you at another tasting soon! Simon

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

A very enjoyable and informative evening hosted by Phil at the Royal Exchange. His explanation of the wines and food were clear and concise. Excellent company made for a relaxing experience. Thank you Phil.

Date of experience: November 2018
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

So glad you enjoyed the evening, look forward to seeing you at another of our events very soon! Simon

Reviewed 2 November 2018

Had a voucher bought as a birthday gift , for my husbands birthday we weren't sure what to expect , but really enjoyed it , we found it very informative but not over the top , Phil was a great host , great wines and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thanks for your review Christine, I agree that Phil is a great host. Hope to see you and your husband again for another event very soon - hey, bring all the family! Simon

Reviewed 2 November 2018

This was really enjoyable and informative evening. There was lots of useful information and opportunities to ask questions and chat....and of course great wine and cheese pairings. Would make a great gift for friends or couples.

Date of experience: November 2018
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Glad you had a good time Eileen, any of those cheese and wine combos stand out as especially good? Hopefully see you again for another Manchester Wine School event very soon Simon

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great evening with Phil who took us through how to taste wine, what to look out for and characteristics of different wines. We tasted 6 wines, 3 red and 3 white, at different prices. We were all given a plate of cheese...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Glad you enjoyed it, hope to see you at another event very soon - and tell all your friends about us! Simon Woods Manchester Wine School

Reviewed 25 October 2018

Bought a voucher as a birthday gift and used it for an evening wine tasting of Spanish and Portuguese wine for two of us. We weren't sure what to expect as we've never done anything similar before but we had a very enjoyable and relaxed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thanks for this feedback Amy, glad you enjoyed the evening. And thanks for your comment on producing a tasting sheet - will take it on board for the future. Hope you like the book! Simon Woods Owner, Manchester Wine School

Reviewed 16 July 2018

The evening was relaxed and informative. Lara taught us a great deal, dispelling a lot of mythology around wine. We will definitely do another one!

Date of experience: July 2018
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Hi Jayne, thanks for the review and we're pleased you loved the event. It's the first time we've run that one so it's good to know it was well-received. Best wishes Lisa

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Have done the full day intro to wine twice and now done the gin tasting - fun and really interesting - a must do....

Date of experience: June 2018
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ManchesterWineSch, Owner at Manchester Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Hi John, thanks for the review. What's next on your list then? Great to see you as always. Best wishes, Lisa.

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