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.

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. Annual Madeira Producers Tasting

    28 October 2014  | London

    External event

    Top Madeira wine producers , including Barbeito, , Henriques & Henriques, the Madeira Wine Company (Blandy's) and Justino’s, will be showing their latest releases and ranges at an Open Tasting at the Portuguese Embassy.

  2. Friulano on Tour 2014 (with Peter McCombie MW)

    29 October 2014  | London

    External event

    Friulano on Tour 2014 will showcase 30 of Friuli Venezia Giulia's best producers, and will champion the region as a world-renowned territory for the production of exceptional and elegant white wines that also have huge potential for ageing.

  3. Introduction to Masters of Wine Program - Los Angeles

    3 November 2014

    Master class

    Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a Master of Wine? Join Doug Frost MS, MW at this introduction to the Masters of Wine Program to find out. This introduction for prospective students will include an overview of the study program’s practical (tasting) and theory elements, a blind tasting to illustrate the Master of Wine approach to wine tasting and the opportunity to discuss professional development.

  4. Annual Claret Tasting

    5 November 2014  | London


    A walk-around tasting of the 2010 vintage

  5. Annual Reception and Dinner

    5 November 2014  | London

    Member Event

    Awards ceremony to celebrate the new Masters of Wine

Events Video Archive

Since the autumn of 2010 most of our events have been recorded to create an online educational resource, offering insights into wine. You can access our archive of videos on the Video page of this website.