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Bordeaux Wine School (Ecole du Vin)

1 cours du 30 Juillet, 33075, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 00 22 66
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Nice Break

We read a review of Ecole du Vin in "How do to Bordeaux on a Budget". We were not disappointed... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Atlanta, GA
Good short introduction

I did their 2 hour workshop which gives a very good overview of the region and its wines. The... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
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Intensive, three-day courses in beginning and intermediate wine-tasting will educate your palate to the nuances of fine wines.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1 cours du 30 Juillet, 33075, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 00 22 66
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

We read a review of Ecole du Vin in "How do to Bordeaux on a Budget". We were not disappointed. The staff recommended we share 4 different wines so that we could taste 2 from Medoc and 2 from St. Emilion. The wines were very...More

1  Thank SpartyUSA
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I did their 2 hour workshop which gives a very good overview of the region and its wines. The tutor (pretty Irish lady - didn't get her name unfortunately) explained things with the right balance of approachability and technical detail. The wines we tried -...More

Thank Brighton9
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We took a two hour course ( which lasted 2.5 hours) and it was a great experience. It focused on Bordeaux and described the soils, grapes and climates of the different regions and why each area Is so distinctive. We also tasted four wines- a...More

1  Thank Mac Q
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I booked into the two hour introduction to Bordeaux wines. The venue is extremely well set up with desks, a whiteboard and large tv for viewing the PowerPoint presentation. It was very interesting to find out more about the various wine growing...More

Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I took the Technical, Practical, and Grand Cru Classé classes which is 7 days long. It was absolutely amazing! Our instructor was fabulous! We had the same instructor for the whole week and he was very helpful, knowledgeable, and even had a great sense of...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 10 January 2016

The Bordeaux School of wine is probably the best place to start exploring the region' s great wines. The School, which is generally a bar offers good selection of wine by glass at good price with small local tapas to accompany your drinks. The Scholl...More

Thank Kristina F
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The wine school was the best place to go in Bordeaux, the interior is beautiful and the sommelier are very knowledgeable and recommend a course of wine selections. The prices were the very best in France. I highly recommend going.

Thank Crbu23
Reviewed 24 October 2015

My wife and I had seen the Bordeaux Wine School on one of the Travel Channel shows, and based on that made our reservation to attend. We consider ourselves above average knowledge in wine (among USA imbibers), and having said that we both learned a...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 19 September 2015

My husband and I took a 2 hour intro course that is offered daily during the summer months. Very knowledgeable and captivating instructor with some good documents to take home and review in greater detail. We got the opportunity to use our sense of smell...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Best place for a glass of wine. Glasses from €2 at the moment with a wonderful selection of Bordeaux wine. The charcuterie and foie gras plates are perfect nibbles while you enjoy the wine.

3  Thank Anne M
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