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Norfolk Wine School

16 Woodland Drive | Thorpe End, Norwich NR13 5BH, England
+44 7714 404790
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Fantastic beautiful south wine tasting

Jeremy makes everyone feel really welcome and included. He is very knowledgeable and takes you... read more

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juliejarvey
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Great evening

Cheese and wine evening was very well organised and had a very relaxed atmosphere. As Norfolk Wine... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
lukeknights14
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Hello and a very warm welcome to the Norfolk Wine School. We are a locally based wine education company which hosts wine tastings and wine courses in Norwich & Norfolk. We offer a range of wine events from introductory courses to more in-depth individually themed tastings. All events focus on enjoying wine in a relaxed and informal setting. No previous wine experience is necessary.
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“great evening” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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16 Woodland Drive | Thorpe End, Norwich NR13 5BH, England
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+44 7714 404790
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Reviewed today

Jeremy makes everyone feel really welcome and included. He is very knowledgeable and takes you through each wine that you are tasting. A really informative fun evening.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cheese and wine evening was very well organised and had a very relaxed atmosphere. As Norfolk Wine School does not sell wines all wines tasted are easily accessible and allowed you to try the combinations at home.More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your very kind review. We try very hard to create a relaxed atmosphere at all our events so our guests can enjoy their evening. We don't sell wines which means there is no hard sell at the end of the evening. This...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another excellent evening from Norfolk wine school, this time tasting wines from England, both from Norfolk and further afield. It's an exciting time for English wine at the moment, it feels we are on the cusp of great things, and Jeremy's enthusiasm reinforced this feeling....More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed the tasting and meeting Ben and that you thought it was excellent value for money. I hope to have an opportunity to welcome you to another tasting soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my gift to my husband for our 15th anniversary as he does love his wine and I thought it would appeal to his quest for new knowledge. It was held upstairs at the Library Restaurant in a very comfortable large bright room. It...More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I'm delighted you both enjoyed the evening, especially as it was your first wine tasting and found it both enjoyable and informative. Lot's of our tastings are purchased as gifts for birthday's and anniversaries. Ben was a great guest speaker...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous evening tasting and learning about champagne and prosecco with a fabulous meal of fish and chips too.More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. I'm glad you enjoyed the Champagne, Prosecco and the fish and chips. This is one of our most popular events and I really enjoy running it - especially the fun 3 way blind tasting where you have to guess...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Husband got this for a birthday gift from our children what a fun night there were a group of about 18 people started off quiet and as you can imagine conversation was flowing by the end. Ours was a wine and cheese night. Overall good...More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. You are right, most events start off quiet but by the end of the night everybody is the very best of friends! I'm really pleased you enjoyed your evening. Our events do seem to be very popular as birthday...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great day, went along only not really knowing anything about the difference in wines, came away with a much improved level of knowledge which was delivered in everyday language

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. I'm really pleased that the day helped you understand wine a bit more and hope that you are enjoying your wines even more as a result! I hope to see you at another tasting soon.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great day tasting many different wines, enjoying a good lunch and learning lots about wines. We would definitely recommend this day.More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of our Saturday Course. There's such a lot of preparation that goes into the day selecting the wines and organising the venue that it is always great to receive such positive reviews. I have passed your comment about lunch on...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had an execellent evening at the Fizz and Chips. Reccomend to anyone. Was fabulous! Would return too!More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of our Fizz 'n' Chips evening. If I remember correctly this was a particularly fun (and high spirited!) event with lots of guests really enjoying the wines. Thank you for recommending it and I hope to see you again for...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Great fun! Jeremy was the perfect host, he made the wine tasting fun and educational. He really knows his stuff! Great value and made the perfect activity for a hen party!More

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Jeremy D, Owner at Norfolk Wine School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review. I really enjoyed hosting your hen party. I was worried when I arrived and you were all on the strong black coffee but I think the tasting really help pick things up again! Thank you for being such...More

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