Michael Broadbent

Michael Broadbent
Michael Broadbent Michael Broadbent

Michael Broadbent MW is a British wine critic, writer, auctioneer and Decanter columnist.

Following a career with John Harvey and Sons of Bristol, Michael Broadbent became a director of the Wine Department at Christie’s, co-founding the Christie's Wine Course with Steven Spurrier in 1982.

As well as being an author of several books, Broadbent is Decanter magazine’s longest-serving monthly columnist. His first column appeared in Decanter in the February issue, 1977, entitled Michael Broadbent's Tasting Notes. His 400th monthly column appeared in the September 2011 issue.

Michael Broadbent MW

Michael Broadbent MW on Madeira

1st December 2008

Michael Broadbent MW discusses Madeira after tasting at Christie's in London.

More from: Videos

Don't miss Michael Broadbent's column in Decanter magazine every month. Have your subscription delivered, read it on your iPad or download it to your smartphone, tablet, PC or Mac