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The Sydney Wine Centre is the leading provider of wine appreciation and wine events in Sydney. We host a range of events from fun cheese and wine matching tastings to highly informative and enlightening 4 Week and 1 Day Wine Appreciation courses. So...more
119 Harris Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
I was given a gift card and was able to attend a two session course on the Introduction to Wine Course and unfortunately I found it to be lacking in substance and was very, very basic.
Perhaps I chose the wrong course to attend as...More
Date of experience: January 2019
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Jim S, Manager at Sydney Wine Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
thank-you for your feedback. Sorry to hear that the course content was not at the level you were after. We will review the information we provide about the course on our website to see if we can make the course level more explicit....More
The wine centre combined ‘food matching’ and ‘how to read a wine list’ for a fun and informative evening. The wines were all top quality and the variety was superb. The food was delicious and the hosts were knowledgeable and made the evening fun.
Date of experience: November 2018
Jim S, Owner at Sydney Wine Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2018
Many thanks for your review, we really appreciate the feedback.
We used to go to the Wine Society for hours but currently they are undergoing renovation so we tried the Wine Centre.
The French cheeses from Simon Johnson were perfectly married to the French wines
Le Dauphin & the Charles Arnaud Grandr Reserve Comte.Wines that...More
This is my second return to this establishment and really enjoyed the knowledge and passion that was brought to the table on learning the pros and cons of champagne/sparkling wine.
Very informative as we travelled around the world with our glasses allowing our taste buds...More
Hi Rob, I recently attended your one day wine appreciation course at the Sydney wine centre. I also brought along a group of my friends as a gift to them (you may remember us, from the 27th August!). I attended a course in London a number...More
Got this as a birthday present and went with another wine appreciator friend. Really fun and warm atmosphere. Very relaxed. A tour through the wines of Italy - which - admittedly I think Australians do better -- but the vibe of the evening was great....More
My uni student sister saved up her money to purchase me a one day wine appreciation course for my birthday. I was so excited to go but was deeply disappointed!
The material was not engaging. The day consisted of sitting around a table while the...More
Riedel Glassware Masterclass was definitely an eyeopener and very educational. The very point of this educational workshop was to demonstrate the difference the shape, depth and quality of the wine glass can make to the taste of the wine. We had absolutely no idea that...More