6 November 2014
The Institute of Masters of Wine welcomed six new Members last night at its Annual Award Ceremony and Reception, held in the London home of the 650-year-old Vintners Company. Prize-winning new MWs at this years ceremony, who were honoured for their exceptional performance in the Master of Wine Examination, included wine writers Natasha Hughes MW (UK) (who won four of the seven awards available) and Anne Krebiehl MW (Germany), plus Louise Sydbeck MW (Sweden).
3 November 2014
The Institute of Masters of Wine is delighted to announce that Constellation Brands, Inc. has become a Major Supporter. Constellation Brands is a leading international producer and marketer of wine, spirits and beer, with operations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, New Zealand and Italy. Some of the companys well-known brands include Robert Mondavi, Kim Crawford, Ruffino, Franciscan Estate, Inniskillin, Corona and SVEDKA.
29 October 2014
A précis for each of the six successful Dissertations submitted in 2014 by candidates for the Master of Wine Examination. The Dissertation, which was the third part of the Master of Wine Examination, has now been replaced (as of the 2015 Examination round) by the Research Paper.
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.