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No. 1 Spencer Street | The Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham B18 6DD, England
+44 845 680 3489
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Great whisky masterclasses, knowledgable staff

My husband and I have done two of the masterclasses here and really loved them. The staff are... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Lucie T
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Birthday Treat for Husband

Visited in February 2017. No booking necessary at this time of year and on a weekday for a whiskey... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
ladyp323
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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We run Whisky Tasting Masterclasses from Monday to Saturday, 10am till 5pm. Each masterclass is guided by one of our resident whisky experts and is fun and educational. On each class you will try 5 different whiskies and learn to pick out different aromas and flavours of each dram. Classes start at £20 per head and there are currently 14 different classes available.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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No. 1 Spencer Street | The Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham B18 6DD, England
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

My husband and I have done two of the masterclasses here and really loved them. The staff are really knowledgable and there's no pressure to buy any of the whisky's after the tasting. We're going to try and work our way through the whole list...More

Thank Lucie T
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Visited in February 2017. No booking necessary at this time of year and on a weekday for a whiskey tasting experience. Husband decided on the Beginners session. Venue is in The Jewellery Quarter area. It's like being in a sweetie shop to whiskey lovers! Tasted...More

Thank ladyp323
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

If whisky is your thing you must visit this store. They have the most amazing range of rare and interesting whiskies. Plenty of silent distilleries and collectors items available. Helpful staff.

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

My daughters and their partners bought me two tickets for a whiskey tasting as a birthday treat. The wife and I spent an enjoyable hour with Craig as our tutor. The shop is overflowing with so many bottles of golden nectar, the choice is fantastic....More

Thank Barry C
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Came here as part of a stag weekend and did the Beginners Tasting experience. Hidden out of the center of the city its based in a quiet area. For myself i have done quite a lot of tasting and tours of Distilleries before but it...More

Thank WillMoney05
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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The staff are so incredibly knowledgeable that it's just a delight to listen to them. However penetrating your questions they will answer them. The 5 whiskeys (we had American) we tasted were all delightfully different and they convinced the 2 in our party who didn't...More

Thank BeWhereBondHasBeen
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

I went with my husband to the beginners whisky tasting class which was bought as a birthday gift for him. The shop is amazing I had no idea there were so many whiskeys. We tasted five different whiskeys and learnt such a lot in the...More

Thank Sue P
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

As a thank you after my Daughter's wedding to my new son-in-law Tom last week, he bought me a bottle from HTFW. So yesterday, when Lauren wanted to get a thank you present from the Jewellery Quarter, half a mile from where they now live,...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

As the title suggests, perfect for present ideas. The store is beautiful arrange and gives you an amazing selection of drinks.

Thank bradley175
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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

I went with my father and father-in-law for the beginners whisky master class tasting session.For £20 each it was very good value with the session lasting nearly an hour.lots of great tips and advice from joe and not made to feel rushed or under pressure...More

1  Thank Tom F
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