23 September 2014
The new Chairman of the Institute of Masters of Wine is Sarah Jane Evans MW. Evans, who is the 52nd Chairman, is an award winning wine writer and author. She also judges and lectures internationally.
8 September 2014
The Institute of Masters of Wine is delighted to welcome six new Masters of Wine, from four different countries, into the Membership. The announcement brings the total number of Masters of Wine to 319, in 24 countries.
3 September 2014
The Institute of Masters of Wine is delighted to announce that Berry Bros. & Rudd has become a Principal Supporter of the Institute. Berry Bros. & Rudd joins AXA Millésimes, the Austrian Wine Marketing Board, The Madame Bollinger Foundation and Waitrose as a Principal Supporter.
1 September 2014
The Institute of Masters of Wine (North America) organized their first broad survey tasting of American Cabernet on 30 June 2014 in San Francisco. Modeled on the Institutes Claret Tasting, American MWs gathered over 80 different producers to show their top wines to an appreciative audience at San Franciscos Ferry Building. The tasting featured an uncommon range of wines, with both top producers and rising stars represented.
14 July 2014
Peter Csizmadia-Honigh is leaving the Institute of Masters of Wine after nine years as its Education Manager.