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East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses

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We were a group of 4 who attended a 4 week course. It was a great mix of education and fun evening... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2019
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London, United Kingdom
WSET Level 2

I completed the WSET Level 2 course which was run by Sam and Terry. Both were excellent tutors... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2019
IsabellaB1695
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We are an independent Wine School offering tastings and courses for all levels, located in the heart of the City of London, Canary Wharf, Hoxton and Wanstead. Our style is informal, unstuffy, relaxed, and our customers learn while enjoying...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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130-135 Minories, London EC3N 1NU, England
City of London
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We attended a wine tasting evening in Leadenhall. Event was held at the very top of an old building, we lost count of the number of stairs and even the course lead said the lighting wasn’t very good. He was a nice chap but a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank RichardOldfield
Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Richard - we're so sorry you didn't enjoy the evening, we will take the feedback on board. The building is old, as it is part of Leadenhall Market, but we appreciate there are a few flights of stairs, as we're on the 2nd floor,...More

Reviewed June 4, 2019

We were a group of 4 who attended a 4 week course. It was a great mix of education and fun evening out and i would highly recommend others to try it.More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2019

Thank you so much for the review, that's very kind. We're so pleased you enjoyed the course, we love 4 week courses - they give you enough depth but not too much! Have a wonderful time in Burgundy and Epernay - tell us what you're...More

Reviewed May 24, 2019

I completed the WSET Level 2 course which was run by Sam and Terry. Both were excellent tutors, hugely engaging and with a wealth of knowledge! It was my first experience of any kind of wine course or even tasting, but it's certainly encouraged me...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2019

We are so pleased you're going to continue with your studying and wine appreciation. It was an absolute pleasure looking after this WSET group at the fabulous Four Seasons Hotel. Congratulations again on your amazing results - hope you're proud, we are :-) See you...More

Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic teachers at the most fabulous venue, what more could you ask for!! I have just finished my level 2 with distinction and carrying on with level 3! Couldn’t recommend enough!!More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2019

Thank you so much for the review, really kind of you to take the time. The whole class passed but not everyone got a Distinction - a brilliant result, all your hard work paid off, well done! I'm so pleased for you. Hope you enjoy...More

Reviewed May 22, 2019

I attend WSET level 2 course from Sam and Terry. They both are very nice people and the course was educative and also fun. I would highly recommend them.More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Zaparka
Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to write the review. We're so pleased you enjoyed the course - we did too, it was a lot of fun and a brilliant group. Have a wonderful weekend and we hope to see you again soon...More

Reviewed April 8, 2019

Honestly, don't think i could ask for anything better! our teacher Sam was great, her patience, her humour and her knowledge and understanding when we didn't understand anything was great, couldn't have passed with anyone else!!More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2019

Thank you Pippa - you and your team were fabulous - I really enjoyed being there and learnt so much about the bonded wine business. You did brilliantly and I'm so proud to have been part of your WSET experience. Well done and do celebrate...More

Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Have recently finished the 4 week Introduction to Wine Tasting with our tutor Sherry and also the Wine and Cheese Pairing with tutor Dave. Both tutors were fantastic, very informative, made it fun, and answered all our questions. Feel like I am a much more...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2019

Hi, thank you so much for leaving this fabulous review. We are really pleased you enjoyed the evening events at East London Wine School. Both Sherry and David are excellent hosts and will be thrilled to receive your comments. It means a lot to us...More

Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

Lovely team that helped me through my level 3 - thank you all! Special thanks to Sam and Mel. Would recommend.More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

Oh - thank you so much for taking the time to do a review. Massive congratulations on your results, a real achievement, all your hard work paid off, Level 3 isn't easy but you nailed it with bells on!!! Well done - we're so pleased...More

Reviewed February 1, 2019

Our experience with the East London wine school was unforgettable. The tasting was great. Very casual but informative and so many fun facts and things we didn't know, even after being to tastings in the past. With a group of 26 people, Sam was very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Samantha A, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2019

Brilliant - thank you for taking the time to doing the review and so pleased you all enjoyed the event - it was a lot of fun, a great group of people you have in the team :-) See you soon,

Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

This was the Christmas outing for my U3A wine appreciation group and what a huge success it was! The star was of course our hugely knowledgeable and entertaining tutor, Tim Haslam. He was an absolute mine of great information not just in the six red...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nicholas H
East London W, Owner at East London Wine School - Tasting Events and WSET courses, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2018

Wow, thank you so much for taking the time to write the review and we're so pleased you enjoyed the event with Tim. He really is passionate about his wines and we're lucky to have him hosting at East London Wine School :-) Have a...More

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