Institute Events

Every year and around the world the Institute hosts events which offer an unparalleled opportunity to taste with and learn from the experts. Our tastings and master classes are almost always open to members of the public with a serious interest in fine wine. Please click on the individual listings below for further information and booking. If you wish to be added to our mailing list or have an enquiry regarding events please email us.

For an overview of past events, please see our Annual Review 2014-2015.

Terms & Conditions

Bookings for Institute events are covered by the following terms and conditions, which you are advised to read.

Event Terms and Conditions 2013

  1. Institute of Masters of Wine: Sydney Information Session

    28 November 2015  | Sydney

    Master class

  2. Ruinart Champagne Tasting

    3 December 2015  | London


    Please join us for a truly instinctive and interactive presentation and tasting with Frederic Panaiotis of Ruinart, the oldest and one of the smallest Champagne houses, founded in 1729.

  3. Claret Tasting 2011 Vintage

    20 January 2016  | San Francisco


  4. Volcanic Wines Tasting

    9 February 2016  | London


    First half of the event will be a sit-down seminar featuring three panellists. This will be followed by a walk-around, free and pour tasting of about 40 wines from volcanic soils around the world. Take advantage of this fabulous opportunity to taste wines side by side from the soils of Soave, Santorini, Kaiserstuhl and Etna.

  5. Informal Member Evening

    26 April 2016  | London

    Member Event