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Address: 119 Harris Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 9572 3500
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The Sydney Wine Centre is the leading provider of wine appreciation and...

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 whether you are looking to discover wine, or explore and expand your knowledge and confidence then we have the event for you.

Also available for private groups and corporate events

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One-Day Wine Appreciation Course

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 September 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

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 of years ago and wanted my friends to have the same experience I had had.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

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. The facilitator was knowledgeable and friendly and actively asked everyone's opinions and feedback on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I've not experienced a more informative wine tasting...both on wine and history! Looking forward to next time! Rob's ability to answer any question was incredible.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

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 course facilitator gave his opinion, in long stream-of-conscious fashion. There was no opportunity to talk... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

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 great wine can turn into 'not-so' great wine and it had us starting to question... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

I went to an ‘Introduction to Australian Wine’ night at The Sydney Wine Centre. I thoroughly enjoyed it - good wine, amazing food and a nice mix of fun and education. I’d highly recommend it for couples, friends, groups, anyone really whatever your level of wine knowledge. I was on holiday in Sydney at the time so being located just... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

Attended the "Introduction to Wine" course with my husband who is not a big wine drinker and surprisingly he loved the course and because of it is ready to embark on a whole wine discovery journey with me!! The venue was excellent and very central; the course layout was excellent and covered a lot over the 2 nights; Tim and... More 

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Timsportstrip, Owner at Sydney Wine Centre, responded to this review

Tricia Thank you very much for your kind review. All journeys are better when shared so I'm glad we helped get your husband on board. Hopefully we will see you at a future event soon. Tim More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

My husband and I attended the French cheese and wine matching night at the Sydney Wine Centre. Tim and his dad were very friendly and educational, and we leant lots of interesting facts about wine in general as well as French regional wine and cheese. Highly recommended for beginners through to wine lovers!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015

I bought this night French Cheese and Wine for myself and partner as a present for him, and we enjoyed ourselves immensely! They were friendly, informative, entertaining and the cheese/wines were amazingly tasty- I don't think I've ever had such a delicious goats cheese. A friendly warning: take the next day off as you will not want to tip out... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2014

I am a self-professed total beginner at wines. I basically only know the difference between red and white. After this night, I discovered the difference between types of both red and white wines, and finally found out which ones I liked the most! I learned a thing or two, tasted excellent wine, and lots of fun. Would definitely recommend it!

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