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. 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.

  2. Annual Claret Tasting

    5 November 2014  | London


    A walk-around tasting of the 2010 vintage

  3. Annual Reception and Dinner

    5 November 2014  | London

    Member Event

    Awards ceremony to celebrate the new Masters of Wine

  4. IMW Master Class - ProWine China 2014

    12 November 2014

    Master class

    Wine trade professionals will have the opportunity to gain an insight into the industry's most respected qualification during a master class at ProWine China.

  5. Student Trip - Normacorc Belgium

    20 - 21 November 2014


    Nomacorc is offering MW students an opportunity to visit its European headquarters in Belgium. This one-day visit will focus on sharing the company’s latest research in oxygen management and how their closures are used to control and manage wine development. In addition, the program will offer a tour of their manufacturing facility where they produce more than 3 million closures per day, and will also address their latest product innovation

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.