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Boston Wine Expo gets ready to celebrate 25th anniversary

As 2015 begins to wind down, the Boston Wine Expo is gearing up to celebrate the event”s 25th anniversary, February 13-14, 2016 at the World Trade Center.

It’s been 25 years of food, wine and culture and like any fine wine, the event just keeps improving with age. This coming year’s festival will showcase hundreds of wine to thousands of affluent and well-educated wine enthusiasts, along with leading members of the trade who make the buying decisions for both restaurants and liquor stores.

With 275-plus wines and an estimated 8,000 attendees, it promises to be a major event and will include 100-plus lifestyle and restaurant exhibitors. Trade attendees are expected to consist of 33 percent restaurateurs, 35 percent wine retailers, five percent suppliers and six percent food and beverage hotel industry personnel.

Beginning this month, the Expo’s marketing effort kicks into full gear with email marketing to more than 10,000 past attendees, a web presence drawing more than 50,000 unique visitors a month,


The Spirit(s) World – Celebrating 25 years of flavors for foodservice

The Perfect Purée of Napa Valley kicked off its Flavor Experience Tour last year in Philadelphia at The Continental Mid-town, celebrating 25 years of creating purées for bartenders, mixologists and foodservice professionals with drinks like the Pom Martini, the Pear Collins and the Perfect Daisy. Drink recipes are available on its Facebook page and up to eight purée samples are available free to the trade at http://www.perfectpuree.com/index.php/Highlights/sample-request-form.html