Wednesday, December 21, 2016

A Preview of the 2017 Boston Wine Expo

UPDATE: The winner is Jessica Derman! Please be in touch to claim your tickets!!

It's hard to believe 2016 is almost over, and that means it's almost time for The 2017 Boston Wine Expo!

Enjoy over 1,800 wines from 200+ wineries from around the world, plus seminars, cooking demos, food samples, and more! Here are some of the highlights:


The Boston Wine Expo will take place at The Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center on February 18 - 19, 2017.  The Seaport World Trade Center is located at 200 Seaport Boulevard in Boston, MA. For directions and more information, please visit their website. This event is reserved for ages 21+.

Tickets are on sale and available here; use my unique link and enter the discount code "bloggertaste17"at checkout for 10% off now through 12/30! 


The Grand Tasting area offers a global wine tasting experience from over 200 wineries and more than 1,800 wines. While the wines are the stars of the show, attendees will enjoy food samplings from some of the area’s most popular restaurants and specialty food producers, as well as the chance to indulge in purchases from the unique lifestyle brands showcasing their wares.


A Vintners’ Reserve Lounge: offers guests a range of boutique, limited edition and small batch wines, not easily found. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet with winemakers and brand ambassadors, while enjoying tastes from some of Boston’s most popular restaurants.

VIP Presented by Del Frisco's Steakhouse: Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse will play host to Boston Wine Expo’s VIP Lounge guests. VIP Lounge guests will be treated to signature dishes and toast with a sampling of Anna de Codorniu Sparkling Cava. VIP ticket holders will also enjoy their own special entrance, early access, private coat check and lounge area.

Seminars: This year’s seminar program is primed to deliver more than 35 topics ranging from food and wine pairings, “Why You Like The Wines You Like” and vertical tasting flights of the world’s most sought-after wine producers.

Now the best part, a I have a pairs of tickets to the Sunday's Grand Tasting to giveaway!

For your chance to win, leave a comment here telling me what you're most looking forward to at the Wine Expo. Winners will be selected at random one week from today 12/28/2016 and posted here. 


  1. I'm looking forward to tasting so many different wines all in one place! So fun to taste wine from all over the world.

  2. I would love to win so I can take my husband! We love Spanish wines and trying wines from less known areas around the world!

  3. I'm looking forward to the great new wines emerging from Washington State and seeing the continued growth of Portuguese varietals.

  4. I'm looking forward to discovering new wines and spending some quality time at the Expo with my brother!

  5. What a fun giveaway! I've been meaning to visit this expo since I've been in Boston. I would be looking forward to tasting all the different types of wines and bringing a few home with me!

  6. Looking forward to all the wine sampling.... :)

  7. That VIP lounge sounds pretty great! :)

  8. I'm excited to learn more about the wine marketplace in greater Boston, particularly around imported wine from Portugal. More generally, I'd love to get to know some fellow wine enthusiasts in the area! Happy holidays :)

  9. I'm looking forward to finding new wines from different areas of the world all in one place

  10. I went to a seminar at the Expo once and it was great for a wine novice like me. I'd look forward to learning and trying a lot more at the Grand Tasting!

  11. I am most looking forward to learning more about food and wine pairings...last year the grand tasting on Valentine's Day was a ton of fun and I would love to return this year - Thank you for the opportunity!