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Wine Tasting & Wine Courses in West London

West London Wine School

A very warm welcome to West London Wine School. We are a local, independent and award-winning wine, spirits and beer education company based in the heart of West London. 

West London Wine School hosts wine tastings and courses in London for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it. We are the largest independent provider of WSET courses in the UK and additionally are an approved provider of Wine Scholar Guild and BPET Beer courses.

Our wine courses and wine tastings focus on enjoying wine and learning more in a relaxed and informal setting, with friendly people and industry-leading tutors. If you know what you like and want to find out why, our tastings and courses provide the answer. No previous wine tasting experience is necessary.


Our GIFT VOUCHERS make the perfect gift for the wine-lover in your life. All gift vouchers can be redeemed towards any of our events - online or in-person!

Incredible Online Tastings!

We are curating a line-up of incredible tastings and courses hosted by Jimmy Smith along with some of our other fantastic West London Wine School tutors as well as some incredible winemakers from around the globe!

WSET Courses

WSET qualifications are a 'must-have' for anybody seriously considering a career in the wine industry. They are also a great way to learn about wine in a fun, concentrated, and intensive way.

Wine Scholar Guild Courses 

A wonderful deep-dive into the wines, food, history, and geology of France, Italy, or Spain!

West London Wine School
West London Wine School was awarded the Riedel WSET Educator of the Year trophy for 2018 - 1 of just 7 global nominees short-listed for this coveted award - a huge honour to have been selected as its winner.
We were also included on the short-list for WSET Educator of the Year in 2012 & 2014; and we are part of the Local Wine School network that won the award in 2015.
We were the Wine Scholar Guild's French Program Provider of the Year in 2017 and Italian Program Provider of the Year in 2022.

Wine School Founder Jimmy Smith was awarded the Wine Scholar Guild's Italian Wine Educator of 2018 and was named The Drinks Business Man of the Year in 2019.

In 2023 we won Consumer Educator of the Year at the International Wine Challenge (IWC).

Gift Voucher

Our Gift Vouchers for fun Tastings and Courses make a perfect gift for any occasion.

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  • Valid for 24 months
  • Redeem easily at all our wine schools UK-wide – over 40 locations!
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Local Wine Schools in the Press

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Daily Telegraph
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'Londons loveliest wine tasting classes'

Time Out Magazine

We're part of the Local Wine School Network

The world's fastest-growing network of independent wine schools, teaching fun, accessible wine courses at all levels – ‘wine tasting for everyone’. We also offer professional courses and qualifications for those wishing to start or develop their wine careers.

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