Master of Wine, MW, is a very prestigious title in the wine world. It is only held by 227 people today. The latest “promotion” of MW students added 15 new titulars, the first ever Asian MW, the first Brazilian, and the second Swedish.
Here’s the full list: Sarah Abbott, 37, UK – Joanne Ahearne, 46, UK – Francisco (Pancho) Campo Carrasco, 46, Spain – James Cluer, 38, Canada. James passed his Dissertation and became a Master of Wine in May this year. – Martin Hudson, 53, UK – Jeannie Cho Lee, 40, Hong Kong, originally from Korea – Benjamin Lewin, 62, USA – Christophe Macra, 36, France – Debra Meiburg, 47, Hong Kong, originally from USA – Sara Muirhead, 37, UK – Lisa Perrotti-Brown, 41, Singapore, originally from USA – Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan, 35, USA – Madeleine Stenwreth, 40, Sweden – Dirceu Vianna Junior, 40, UK, originally from Brazil – Tim Wildman, 38, UK.
BKWine says a big hooray to all of them!
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