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How did learning get so fun?

Ruth hosted a wonderful wine tasting event at No. 12 cafe, Easton. I learned so much I never knew... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Excellent and Enjoyable Evening

We did the 2 hour cheese and wine taster with Ruth. Excellent wines and cheeses and pitched at just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David G
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ruth hosted a wonderful wine tasting event at No. 12 cafe, Easton. I learned so much I never knew about wine before! We found out that yeast is sometimes left inside sparkling wines, sometimes not, what a dosage is. Best of all, I feel much...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2 hour cheese and wine taster with Ruth. Excellent wines and cheeses and pitched at just the right level by Ruth - the proper mix of fun and informative. Will no doubt be back!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic day of wine tasting with Ruth. Great range of wines to sample, and the course was really interesting and informative, with lots of practical tips that we can put into use when wine shopping, and some great wine discoveries! Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lcm78
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Thank you to Ruth for such a lovely day at a Bristol wine tasting. The class was very relaxed yet incredibly informative and we learnt so much. Now enjoying putting our new knowledge to good use. Thoroughly recommended!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I passed Wset Level 2 with Ruth in Bath and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. There was so much of information to learn but it was greatly balanced with the time spent tasting and discussing wines each day. I work in retail where I recently...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Terezia M
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Ruth taught me for 6 weeks on a WSET course and was such a good teacher. She makes the subject so interesting and not once did I get bored - quite an achievement as I have not been in proper education for 40 years and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

“Before starting my wine course with Ruth I knew embarrassingly little about wine. I viewed it as a world I could never begin to grasp, a foreign language and impossibly complex. Ruth broke everything down into simple, easy to understand basics which gave me a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jacko2345
Reviewed 15 May 2018

I have now been twice to Clifton wine school. First time was for bubbles, the second for various white wines. Both experiences were great, with a lot learned whilst having fun. I went away with slightly tipsy and cleverer than I was, and it isn't...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Booked to go End of feb for a 21st gift with the girls but unfortunately it snowed so received an email to say about a re booking, it is now April and I didn’t hear a thing, I had to chase this up myself for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank abbienewport
Ruth W, Owner at Clifton Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Hi Abbie, I'm so sorry that this was your experience. I really don't like it when we have to cancel. Unfortunately due to the snow we had to cancel 2 tastings in March. One was in Bath and the other in Bristol and I mistakenly...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

It was an absolute pleasure and a wonderful learning experience attending a wine tasting evening with Ruth. Not quite knowing what to expect I'd only originally booked for one session but I'll be returning again for more very soon.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Danny B
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