10 new Masters of Wine named

The Institute of Masters of Wine has named its latest 10 new members, which include the first female winemaker of Greek ancestry and the first female winemaker based in Spain.

The 10 newest MWs include, men and women from the UK, US, Spain, Greece, Canada and the Netherlands.

They include winemakers, fine wine merchants, a specialist at a leading auction house and wine educators and also the (now) youngest master of wine in the world. There are now 380 MWs worldwide.

The recent additions are: Almudena Alberca MW (Spain), Barbara Drew MW (UK), Olga Karapanou Crawford MW (USA), Regine Lee MW (UK), Elsa Macdonald MW (Canada), Thomas Parker MW (UK), Lindsay Pomeroy MW (USA), Nicolas Quillé MW (USA), Job de Swart MW (Netherlands) and Tim Triptree MW (UK).

For a full profile of each of the new MWs and their research paper click through the following pages.

4 Responses to “10 new Masters of Wine named”

  1. That’s one paper I would like to see!

  2. Charles Crawfurd says:

    Congratulations to all of them on completing a long and testing journey!

  3. Renie Steves says:

    What a terrific group of professional wine tasters! After reading every word, I felt that I knew each one quite well. My admiration flowed. Congratulations!!!

    My other sincere observation is the number of women in this group. Each of you make our gender extremely proud! You go gals!!

  4. Brad Musolf says:

    Love this accomplishment!! Super hard and unbelievable achievement..Congratulations

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