Nicolas (‘Nick’) Belfrage MW | See Masters of Wine.

Nicolas Belfrage MW is a wine writer, wine merchant and Master of Wine. He was born in Los Angeles, raised in New York and England. He studied in Paris, Siena and London, taking a degree at University College London in French and Italian. He became a Master of Wine in 1980. He began working in and writing on Italian wine in the early 1970s. In 1994 he sold his specialist Italian wine-importing business (Winecellars in London) and moved to Tuscany.


Nicolas Belfrage MW, From Barolo to Valpolicella—The Wines of Northern Italy (Faber & Faber, 1999).

Nicolas Belfrage MW, From Brunello to Zibibbo—The Wines of Tuscany, Central and Southern Italy (2nd edition, London, 2003).

Nicolas Belfrage MW, Life Beyond Lambrusco (Sidgwick & Jackson, 1985)