Introductory Weekend: London

19 - 20 May 2018 , 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM  | London

***This event is now at capacity - for more information and to be placed on a waiting list, please email ***

This event will take place on 19 and 20 May 2018, led by a number of MWs. They will explain the MW approach to the examination syllabus with a special focus on the writing and tasting skills required to become a Master of Wine. The class will include several tastings of different wines from different regions of the world. As well as tastings throughout the day, lunches and a Saturday evening dinner are included as part of the programme and these will provide further tasting opportunities led by MWs.

Attendees who are eligible to join the MW study programme will be given the chance to apply online in June 2018, at a discounted rate from the normal application fee.

: 6 Riverlight Quay, Kirtling Street (Off Cringle Street), London, SW11 8EA

: 19 and 20 May 2018

Open to
: Interested professionals who are highly motivated in relation to the wine world and the culture of wine. The whole class will be given in English. Meeting the requirements for the MW study programme is not a prerequisite for attending the weekend. However, attendees wishing to be considered for entry to the Institute’s study programme must meet the entrance requirements – see here for more information.

Fee: £540 including VAT (an invoice will be issued on registration)

Queries: contact Olly Chapman, Head of Study Programme and Development at


For an overview of past outreach and recruitment activities, see:

Annual Review 2016-2017 (8MB)