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Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes

4 Temple Row West | The Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham B2 5NY, England
+44 121 270 7359
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Very enjoyable evening!

My girlfriend and I attended the 'Introduction to the World of Wine', it was a lovely evening and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
crowben
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Solihull, United Kingdom
Wine Tasting

Had the wine tasting package at Hotel Du Vin as a birthday present from my husband. We thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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 delivered in a relaxed manner designed for you to enjoy wine just that little drop more. Our events are always fun and friendly, where you will always taste great wine.
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4 Temple Row West | The Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham B2 5NY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I attended the 'Introduction to the World of Wine', it was a lovely evening and very interesting. Geoff who hosted was knowledgeable and funny, which made for a great atmosphere.

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thank you taking the time to post your review, it is very much appreciated. Very happy you enjoyed... Many thanks, Rob

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the wine tasting package at Hotel Du Vin as a birthday present from my husband. We thoroughly enjoyed the day, Rob was very informative and gained some interesting knowledge about wines from all over the world.

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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. Very pleased you enjoyed. It does make a fantastic birthday present, as we explore many wines from around the world. Thanks again, Rob.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the wine tasting day from start to finish. Rob was an excellent presenter and clearly very knowledgeable about wine. The wines we tasted were well chosen in that they covered grape varieties, price, countries, etc. We tasted red, white and sparkling and there...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Rita, thank you for your review. Really happy you enjoyed. One of the best things about the day, apart from the great food, is you get to taste and we able to compare several wines together, and you're right some you'll like and others...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

I completed WSET Level 2 last month and really enjoyed the course. Rob's informal and engaging approach made the course interesting and fun. I would highly recommend this course to wine enthusiasts seeking to advance their knowledge or to those hoping to join the drinks...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Hi, thank you for your review. Very happy you enjoyed the course. I think wine courses should always be good fun, especially when there is an exam involved! These courses are also great for the wine enthusiast who just wants a bit more structure to...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I've now done a tasting session and two courses with Birmingham Wine School. The tasting was a couple of years ago now but the courses have been over the past year. Rob Price led the courses, which were well planned, well delivered and fun. Most...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Hi Rupert, thank you for your review. WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust) courses are a great way of improving your wine knowledge, and gaining a wine qualification very useful indeed. Well done on achieving Level 2. You were top of the class! Regards, Rob

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Katie Smith was a fab host for our port evening! Knowledgable, professional and fun. Learnt a lot, drank a lot! Would definitely recommend!

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Hi Anya, thank you for your review, and I agree Katie is a fab host, and that's the best thing about wine tastings, you learn while drinking! What could be better... Thanks again, Rob.

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I bought two tickets to the wine tasting evening "an introduction to France" for my boyfriend's birthday. We both had a great evening. Rob the host was very friendly, funny and gave a really good presentation giving us all the information on the wines we...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hi, thank you for your review. Really happy you both enjoyed, and it's great to hear we have piqued your interest in wine. Hope you see you both soon. Many thanks Rob

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Great evening out ... very informative but enjoyable at the same time. Would recommend to give it a go.

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi Gwen, thank you for your review, glad you enjoyed, and thanks for the recommendation. Rob

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were given tickets to last nights cheese and wine pairing at the Old Joint Stock Birmingham. It was a really enjoyable evening. We tasted seven different wines and learned how to taste and what to look for in wine. And which cheese goes best...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hi, thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed, cheese and wine is a great combination, and thank you for the feedback regarding how we layout and label the cheese. Many thanks Rob

Reviewed 9 October 2017

We attended the Birmingham Wine School Posh Vs Plonk evening in October. It was good fun and I learnt a lot about how to properly taste my wine and what to look for when choosing a bottle. The teacher knew lots of interesting facts about...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Hi, thank you for your review. Yes the Posh v Plonk evening is good fun, and you're right, people attend for all sorts of differing reasons and we do strive to cater for everyone. The stairs at The Wellington are steep, so we also have...More

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