Rosemary George MW was one of the first women to pass the exams to become a Member of the Institute of Masters of Wine in 1979. She became a freelance wine writer in 1981 and has written a number of books covering the Languedoc, Chablis, Tuscany and New Zealand as well as contributing to numerous publications. She is a specialist in the wines of the Languedoc in France as well as Italy, particularly Tuscany.


Rosemary George MW, French Country Wines (Mitchell Beazley, 1990).

Rosemary George MW, Treading Grapes (London, 2004).


Rosemary George MW, ‘Languedoc: An overview from Pézenas’, World of Fine Wine 11 2006 p.100-3.

Rosemary George MW, ‘Getting on course’, Wine Magazine 6/1998 p.59-61. 

Rosemary George MW, ‘Hailing the cab’, Decanter March 1994, p.86-87. 

Rosemary George MW, ‘Sangiovese crazy’, Decanter April 1994, p.40-42.