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Thames Valley Wine School

Open Now: 12:01 AM - 12:00 AM
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Thames Valley Wine School
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We provide wine tastings and wine courses across Reading, Windsor, Berkshire, Marlow and Maidenhead. There are a wide variety of choices available, from one-off tastings to longer courses which cover wine in greater depth. Our events are held in...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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25B Friar Street | Novotel, Reading City Centre, Reading RG1 1DP, England
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+44 1628 436370
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All reviews wine tasting wset level different wines christopher wren italian wines light hearted great teacher enjoyable evening artisan cheese huge variety of wines great week great cheeses informative sessions tapas evening grape varieties better understanding relaxed environment
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A relaxed and informal way to be educated about cheese and wine, both of which were very enjoyable. Phil, the host, was very knowledgeable on the subject, and had a fun presentation style that made for an excellent evening. Would definitely recommend.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank davidbJ8862KS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing teaching from Phil! A huge variety of wines to taste and a truly enjoyable course to spend my Sundays!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rttong24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent fun day getting to grips with Italian wines. Great venue, great host and good food, not to mention plenty of wine. Phil knows his subject and presents in an interesting and fun way. Thougherly recommend it as a day out.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MartianDave
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We just had a really fun wine tasting and wine quiz eyperience with Phill - the evening was very entertaining and fun, but also educational, and Phill is a great and knowledgable presenter and amicable host. The event was very well prepared, contact / communication...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barbara_Neuss
Reviewed 8 December 2018

Phil runs a really interesting course, that is fun and light hearted but educational, in a great location in Windsor, sampled some excellent wines complimented by a two course meal in the Christopher Wren restaurant. Would thoroughly recommend Phil's courses

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jackie A
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Phill is a fabulous host and presenter. I have completed an 8 week course for new ideas as I help run a wine club, the course ticked all the boxes 😬. I have introduced 3 friends ( with different wine knowledge) to the school each...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Susanne M
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Just completed a 3 day course with Phil to complete the Level 2 WSET in Wines and Spirits (waiting to hear how I did in the exam, fingers crossed). The course covered lots of regional information on how wines are made, grapes used and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul-the-Phantom
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

What a great day! Phil was very engaging with his explanations of the wines, the regions and the foods. It was a great day with an excellent lunch Will definitely book more courses.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sherpa247707
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

I had an amazing time on the 8 week course exploring the world of wine! Phil is a great teacher telling stories that keep your attention and sharing all the information in an accessible and lighthearted way. You hardly realise you are learning and yet...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stay59035349726
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Had a really great wine tasting course with Phil, looked forward to our Wed night group sessions - such a great crowd and learnt a lot about wine (even though I have been a wine lover for about 20 yrs). Get out of your wine...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Larry K
27 October 2017|
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Response from 328phillh | Property representative |
Hi Larry - thanks for the note - our single evening tastings begin from £25 - full details can be found on our website
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