葡萄酒大師總數衝破三百

葡萄酒大師(Master of Wine)總數衝破三百

今年又添11位葡萄酒大師,其中包括一位住在英國的日本人;連同今年較早時候通過論文試的兩位葡萄酒大師,全球手持這備受尊崇的榮耀頭銜之總人數終衝破三百。看多位葡萄酒大師的原居地和駐守地均不同,大家可輕易見得葡萄酒行業的國際化。

以下是葡萄酒大師學院的新聞稿:

The
total number of Masters of Wine in the world has reached 300 for the first time
in the title’s history.

The
Institute of Masters of Wine is delighted to confirm that 11 new Masters of
Wine have qualified following the results of its 2011 examination, held in
June. The news brings the Institute’s membership to 300 with Masters of Wine
resident in 23 different countries.

Lynne
Sherriff MW, Chairman of the Institute said: ““We are delighted to welcome the
11 new Masters of Wine to our international community. I warmly and sincerely
congratulate them on their amazing achievement and I am sure that each will be
an excellent ambassador for wine and contribute to the continuing development
of the Institute in the years ahead.”

The
11 new Masters of Wine, their nationality and country of residence are:


Michele Anderson MW (Australian living in USA)


Christy Canterbury MW (USA national and resident)


Sam Caporn MW (UK national and resident)


Mary Gorman-McAdams MW (Irish living in USA)


Andy Howard MW (UK national and resident)


Emma Jenkins MW (New Zealand national and resident)


Richard Kershaw MW (British living in South Africa)


Paul Liversedge MW (British living in Switzerland)


Caro Maurer MW (German national and resident)


Mai Tanaka MW (Japanese living in UK)


Clem Yates MW (UK national and resident)

In
addition to those listed above, the first two new Masters of Wine in 2011 were
announced in May, after completing their dissertations. They were:
Antony
Moss MW
(UK national and resident)
Dr. Liz Thach MW (USA national
and resident)

In order to use the title Master of Wine a candidate must pass
the theory and practical elements of the annual Masters of Wine Examination and
complete a 10,000-word dissertation based upon original research.

九位葡萄酒大師誕生

全球葡萄酒大師(Master of Wine)增至289位,以下是新誕生的九位MWs,及其職業和所在國家:

David Allen MW - 英國 Coe Vintners個人客戶銷售經理
Pedro Ballesteros Torres MW - 比利時 歐盟委員會公務員
Sebastian Bredal MW - 挪威 Symposium Wines AS 行政總裁
Alex Hunt MW - 英國 Berkmann Wine Cellars採購總監
Melanie Jones MW - 英國 葡萄酒寫作家
Justin Knock MW - 英國 Treasury Wine Estates 酒類採購經理
Kate McIntyre MW - 澳洲 Moorooduc Estate的市場經理
Jean Reilly MW - 美國 在紐約擔任酒類買手及記者
Peter Richards MW - 英國 葡萄酒寫作人及主持人
連同早前得到MW頭銜的兩位葡萄酒大師,近年一共誕生十一位MWs:
Ned Goodwin MW - 日本 葡萄酒買手、顧問、導師及侍酒師
Rhys Pender MW - 加拿大 葡萄酒導師及顧問

十五位葡萄酒大師[Master of Wine]誕生

十五位葡萄酒大師[Master of Wine]誕生,亞洲佔三名,並有首名西班牙及首名巴西Master of Wine出現。

以下為摘自Master of Wine官方網頁各新任MW資料:

– 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

來自美國加州的Debra及韓裔的Jeannie經過努力不懈的鑽研,終可成功晉身MW,恭喜Debra及Jeannie,為香港爭光!!

下圖為Debra:

http://www.masters-of-wine.org/