Some press comment on Michael Schuster's tasting classes
"The courses I know best are the WineWise courses run by Michael Schuster at
his home in London. WineWise has been going since 1986 which has given
Schuster, one of the country's foremost wine educators, the chance to refine
and perfect his method, and has also given rise to the best DIY manual for
at-home tasting: Essential Winetasting (£20 Mitchell Beazley)."
“Over the years, I have had more positive feedback about Michael Schuster’s WineWise
wine courses than any others. He seems to be the perfect teacher: relaxed, informal,
yet conveying all the essential confidence building information.”
"A first-rate wine teacher."
"Schuster is one of the best wine lecturers around. His London tasting classes
combine a relaxed atmosphere and a serious appreciation of wine."
"Schuster is a genuinely thoughtful taster and observer of the wine scene ....
the Arnold Schwarzenegger of wine tuition. As a teacher he is fluent and lucid, and his
choice of wines is exemplary..."
Customers on the Beginners Wine Courses:
"I so enjoyed the recent wine course and just wanted to say how interesting and
imaginative you made the evenings .... you have made me think quite differently about
tasting wine and have opened up new horizons."
"You have taught me much about techniques used to assess wines and, perhaps most
interesting of all, you have opened my eyes and my tastebuds to wines which I would
otherwise never have tried."
On Blind Tasting practice, from successful Master of Wine Candidates:
"Thank you very much indeed for all your help, support & encouragement to help me
achieve the MW. I cannot tell you how much it helped me to have an outsider to advise
and restore my confidence in tasting ..... another success story for WineWise."
"Just a note to thank you, once again, for your brilliant tastings on Saturday mornings
prior to the M.W. exam. .... to say they were instrumental to my success would be a