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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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Good, Fun and Informative Evening

We are a group of 6 friends who attended the English Fizz and Wine evening at the Station Pub... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AlisonF123
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Very informative hosts

I have been to a few of Rob's tasting sessions, wine, beer and gin, and everyone of them has been... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
steve w
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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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 6 days ago

We are a group of 6 friends who attended the English Fizz and Wine evening at the Station Pub. This is the third event I have been to at the Station and this was just as good as the previous ones. Geoff made the evening...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to a few of Rob's tasting sessions, wine, beer and gin, and everyone of them has been great. The host is always very informative about each product and will answer your questions, even the silly ones, and they are great fun,

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Steve, thank you for your review, and thank you for coming to our events. Yep, we love questions, especially the silly ones. Cheers, Rob

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the premium reds evening tasting at the Old Joint Stock in Birmingham. It was very informative and seemed to invite a wide demographic of interesting people which all together came to be a delightful evening. Our session was primarily hosted by Geoff who...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for your review. I agree, there is always a wide range of interesting people who come to our events. Really pleased you enjoyed, and do hope we see you again. Many thanks, Rob

Reviewed 14 June 2017

If you have ever wanted to start your learning on wine then this is a great course to book onto. Rob was a really good host and incredibly knowledgeable. We are considering attending another course in the near future.

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Hi, thank you for your review, and your kind comments. Nothing better than learning about wine... And hope you see you again soon. Many thanks, Rob

Reviewed 10 June 2017

My wife and I went to a wine tasting evening at The Station in Sutton Coldfield hosted by Geoff. It was light hearted and great fun. There wasn't any selling, it was all about tasting and what to look for in a good wine. Give...More

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BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hi, thank you for your review, very pleased you enjoyed. Judging by your email address you clearly have more taste in wine than football... (insert smiley face here). We do make our events fun and friendly, and you're absolutely right of course, Give it a...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Attended the Birmingham Wine School wine-tasting event at the Hotel du Vin with my elderly father over the weekend. We had a very enjoyable day. Hosted by Rob, the presentation was clear and informative, and delivered with humour. The lunch was excellent, as was the...More

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

Hi Steve, thank you for your review, very pleased you and your Father enjoyed. I think the extra cheese and biscuits do help the red wines in the afternoon, so glad you liked. Many thanks, Rob

Reviewed 30 April 2017

We were given vouchers for Birmingham wine school as a Christmas present as we are both avid wine fans - it could not have been a more suitable present! Hosted at Hotel du Vin, the day started with a champagne reception followed by a generous...More

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

Hi Mary, thank you for your review. Very happy you enjoyed, and yes I think your tip regarding breakfast is a good one... Thanks again, Rob

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Just returned from a very enjoyable day at the Hotel Du Vin attending the Birmingham Wine School's Saturday lunch wine tasting course. To sit down with a group of people that ranged from real beginners to the quite knowledgeable and try a far reaching selection...More

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

Thank you very much for your kind review, and very happy you enjoyed the day. And yes we very much want folks just to enjoy the experience without the hassle of having to buy wine at the end... Thanks again, Rob

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic experience at Birmingham Wine School's cheese and wine matching event at The Wellington. My girlfriend and I love both, and it was informative and tasty finding out what works together - we will be carefully consulting the 'cheese wheel' handout we...More

Thank Daniel M
BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi Daniel, thank you for your review, very happy you enjoyed. I think it must have been the cheese, (rather than the wine) for the cause of the raucous behaviour!! Good point on the cheese so in future it will be a different cheese for...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

trying new wines in comfortable surroundings with like minded people, learning about the types of grapes, the countries where they are grown and how. trying different foods to go with the wines and in some cases able to purchase some wine, althiugh this is not...More

Thank cadwallader34
BirminghamWineSchool, Owner at Birmingham Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Hi, thank you for your review. Learning about wine, really is a fun activity, so very happy you enjoyed. Sorry though, we do not sell wine. Thanks again, Rob

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