Sip Your Way Around the World
Boston’s largest wine consumer event returns with over 100 national and international wineries at the Park Plaza Hotel this Saturday, March 25th and Sunday, March 26th. The 2-day event will feature over 100 participating wineries from all over the U.S. and select international ones as well.
Sneak away to a Spanish vineyard or take a taste of what’s been fermenting in a Californian wooden wine vat this weekend. The Boston Wine Expo is widely considered to be the most sought-after wine consumer event! Featuring a fresh look and location at the Park Plaza Boston, this affair is always a tasty treat. There are multiple sessions, classes, and a guaranteed good time.
Sign up for the “Ribera del Duero by Sertorius Wines” on Saturday March 25th from 12pm-1:30pm. You can sip your way through what makes Spain and specifically this region, one of the best in the world. You will also learn the different flavors and strengths through a tasting journey that showcases both classic and modern varietals.
The list of educational action doesn’t end there! Broaden your horizons with; Intro to Wine Tasting - Blind Tasting for All Palates, The American Northeast - Great Wines Close to Home, Focus on Bordeaux or Australian Wine Discovered. Check out www.bostonwinexpo.com for a full list of classes.
Don’t forget to indulge your taste buds and take a tour through a “Grand Tasting”. It’s a 2-hour wine sampling session. Includes: Official Boston Wine Expo Souvenir Glass! There will be two Grand Tastings on both Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. A VIP Tasting is available on both days for consumers looking to get extra one-on-one time with the wineries and retailers looking to develop new relationships from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. VIPs will also receive a gift bag with special offerings from sponsors, wineries, and restaurants within proximity to Park Plaza for post-event dining options.
“Wine enthusiasts and novices in and around Boston love the Boston Wine Expo, and we are excited to be the ones to re-introduce it at the Park Plaza Hotel’s Grand Ballroom in late-March 2023 under our team’s vision and years of event and hospitality experience,” said Raffaele Scalzi, Boston Wine Expo Show Director, and Founder of Scalzi Hospitality Corporation. “We’re making one of Boston’s marquee annual events more of an educational experience within a more-intimate setting, while also providing better opportunities for guests to interact with wine exhibitors and other guests alike.”
The Scalzi Hospitality Corporation team is currently working on the full schedule of events, tasting classes, sessions with wine producers and seminars with wine sommeliers. Tickets are on sale! General admission tickets are $99 each and VIP tickets are $140. For additional information, sponsorship + exhibitor opportunities and to purchase tickets, please visit www.boswineexpo.com. For timely and relevant updates, please visit www.instagram.com/boswineexpo and www.facebook.com/boswineexpo.
“We took a lot of pride in working with exhibitors and vendors to give us their advice on ways to ensure a fun, safe and responsible wine sampling environment,” added Scalzi. “With the smaller, more-intimate theme this year, we focused on making this an easy to navigate event for our consumers and vendors alike. " Sip away Boston!