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. 10th Annual IMW (North America) Champagne Tasting

    29 September 2014  | San Francisco


    This is the tenth anniversary for this event, the largest and most prestigious tasting of champagne in North America

  2. IMW Comparative Wine Tasting with Georg J. Riedel

    29 September 2014  | London

    External event

    As a major supporter of the Institute of Masters of Wine, Riedel is delighted to host a private and exclusive comparative tasting for members, students and their guests in London this September.

  3. American Cabernet Sauvignon Tasting

    10 October 2014  | London


    A walkaround tasting of more than 75 wines from many exceptional producers from across America

  4. 21 Club Lunch

    13 October 2014  | London

    Member Event

    A reunion lunch for Masters of Wine who became Members of the Institute more than 21 years ago

  5. 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.

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.