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It should have been one evening of wine tasting - we enjoyed it so much we decided to do the 8... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan R
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Great day wine tasting in Shrewsbury!

On the 27th October we spent a day in Gary's capable hands tasting wine at the Lion hotel in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
glyn l
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Hello and a very warm welcome to the Shropshire Wine School. We are an independent wine education company which hosts wine tastings and wine courses in Shrewsbury and throughout Shropshire. We offer a range of wine events from introductory courses...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Wyle Cop | The Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury SY1 1UY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It should have been one evening of wine tasting - we enjoyed it so much we decided to do the 8 week course - 4 weeks in and we still want more ....why? ....because it’s fun informative and relaxed .... always loved choosing and drinking...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey thanks Sue, glad you decided to upgrade from one evening to the 8 week course. See you after your short break.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the 27th October we spent a day in Gary's capable hands tasting wine at the Lion hotel in Shrewsbury, courtesy of Shropshire Wine School. Although we learnt a lot about wines, this wasn't a course! No exam at the end and just a great...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind words Glyn, glad you enjoyed the day. Hope to see you back again next year, maybe WSET next time?

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a day of wine tasting at the Lion Hotel Shrewsbury yesterday and my husband and I both had a fabulous day!!! The host Gary is extremely knowledgeable and helpful, we learnt so much about wine that we never knew before! Plus got to...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words Jenni, glad you had a lovely day. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience! The wine tutorials, at the Lion Hotel Shrewsbury, was incredibly informative. The tutor, Gary emitted volumes of enthusiasm whilst keeping his Audiance captivated throughout. For anyone who is interested in learning about red and white wines, the science involved in brewing them...More

1  Thank Michelle J
GaryShrewsbury, Manager at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Michelle. Glad you enjoyed the day, it was great fun for me too. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I and 2 friends spent the day at the Lion Hotel ins Shrewsbury and we were treated to a wealth of information about the wines of the world, very enlightening and Gary was a true expert when it came to telling and...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback, pleased that you enjoyed the day. It went very quickly for me and it was a pleasure as always. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just enjoyed a great evening blind tasting and enjoying a fine selection of Reds & Whites. Gary demonstrated tremendous passion and fabulous knowledge of wines and made the evening not only informative but really fun !

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Jon, it was great to be back again and particularly pleasing for me that everyone enjoyed the evening. See you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our fifth wine tasting event and the second delivered by Gary. The feedback from the attendees has been excellent and I can only thank gary and Steve for a wonderful evening. The group learned so much and our session was delivered as an...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words, it was a fun evening for me too. I hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

This was the first time we had attended such an event with Shropshire Wine School and it was great fun. The location was central to Shrewsbury in the lovely Lion Hotel. We had the whole room to ourselves a total group of 26 people. After...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you for your kind words, and yes it was a great night! See you again soon.

Reviewed October 4, 2018

A really relaxed and enjoyable evening and I found I learned a lot more than I thought I had when telling friends the next day! I love wine but always wanted to learn a little more and this is definitely the place to go. The...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. France is always a difficult area for newcomers to understand, but once you do understand the labelling it unlocks a whole raft of new wines to try.

Reviewed October 4, 2018

This was the first night of the wine course and I learned so much (I enjoy wine, but know I could get so much more from it). Gary was very friendly and respected the knowledge of those who already know the subject and re-assured those...More

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GaryShrewsbury, Owner at Shropshire Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Thanks for your feedback Alex, glad you enjoyed the evening. I look forward to meeting you again when we resume the course next week.

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