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Wine Tasting for everyone! We run fun, informal wine tasting evenings and courses which are designed to guide you through the wonderful world of wine. People come to our events to learn a little more about food and drink, but also to meet new...more
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Went to a gin tasting evening as a couple, one who loves gin and one who doesn't drink it. Event lasted about two hours, a bit of a talk about the history and development of the spirit - but nothing too heavy - along with...More
Date of experience: March 2019
Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2019
Thanks so much for leaving such a lovely review.... we really try and make our fun evenings fun and, most of all, tasty! Rebecca is indeed an oracle of the gin and just loves to share her wisdom!
What a revelation this experience has been! The sommelier lady that hosted the event was phenomenally knowledgable without showing off... uber approachable and made everybody feel comfortable from the start. Some interacting games meant the event was a fun, engaging experience I would recommend to...More
Received this voucher for my birthday and wasn’t sure what to expect having no knowledge of wine before visiting (except knowing that I like to drink it...)
Attended the Hotel Du Vin York ‘Introduction to wine’ 5 hour course and liked the set up -...More
Date of experience: November 2018
Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018
I had a fabulous time on Saturday too. Loved spending the day with you all and glad you enjoyed the wine, the lunch and the tasting so much. Hope to see you on that fizz course soon
Thanks so much for taking the...More
This was a wonderful experience. We were delighted with the content and style of the event and the humour with which it was carried out. Interested in wine? Get yourself to one of these events. Laura is brilliant
This was my second time experiencing a wine tasting with Laura from the Yorkshire wine school. My first was a day wine tasting at the hotel du vin in Harrogate- a fantastic Christmas present. Enjoyed it so much I decided to organise a wine tasting...More
Our group of six really enjoyed our France v New world themed tasting day at Hotel du Vin in York. Great host, interesting insights, and plenty of good wine!
Hotel du Vin is a good location, about a 10 min walk from the train station...More
Date of experience: June 2018
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Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018
Thanks so much for this review, I am so glad you had a nice time with Richard and really appreciate the level of detail that you’ve left so that people know what to expect.
We’d love to welcome you back another time!
We were bought a Yorkshire Wine School voucher as a Christmas present. I looked on line to see which days were available and where. The choices that were best for us were Harrogate, Leeds and York. I settled on a date and York was the...More
We attended for a wine tasting day last year so apologies for the delay in reviewing. The day was held at the Radisson Blu.
First of all I would like to say that the lady who led the day and spoke about the wines was...More
Date of experience: April 2017
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Laura K, Owner at Yorkshire Wine School - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018
Many thanks for taking the time to leave leaving this review. Firstly can I say that I am very sorry there was a problem with the wine and the host should absolutely have seen to it that everyone got a good measure of...More
We attended this tasting last night at the Hotel du Vin in York.A truly lovely venue and very attentive staff.Laura our host from the Yorkshire Wine School is an experienced presenter of her subject & made everyone at ease as soon as they entered the...More