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Domaine Drouhin wines thriving in Burgundy, Oregon

Winemaker Veronique Drouhin presented 10 fabulous wines at her Boston Wine Expo seminar - five from Oregon and five from Burgundy and Chablis.

Winemaker Veronique Drouhin presented 10 fabulous wines at her Boston Wine Expo seminar – five from Oregon and five from Burgundy and Chablis.

Can “New World” Oregon wines match the quality of “Old World” Burgundy wines? For Veronique Drouhin, the winemaker for Domaine Joseph Drouhin’s global operations here and in France, the answer isn’t complicated.
It’s not a competition of Burgundy vs. Oregon, she says. Instead, it’s bringing out the best of two uniquely different terroirs located a world apart on the 45th parallel.

Winemaker Veronique Drouhin at the Boston Wine Expo with a seminar participant.

Winemaker Veronique Drouhin at the Boston Wine Expo with a seminar participant.

Domaine Drouhin has been producing Pinot Noir and Chablis (Chardonnay) in Burgundy (Borgogne) since 1881...

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Boston Wine Expo 2016: Something special for everyone

More than 1,800 wines will be displayed for public tasting at the Boston Wine Expo.

More than 1,800 wines will be displayed for public tasting at the Boston Wine Expo.

For those of you who’ve never been to the annual Boston Wine Expo, this is the year to make your debut. It’s the 25th anniversary of this classic event and its founders, the Boston Guild of Oenophilists, have come up with a spectacular program for the weekend of Feb. 13-14.
Come to think of it, what better way is there to plan a Valentine’s Day getaway than at the Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center, the site of the 2016 wine expo?
If you can’t stay overnight in Boston, take the train for a day of wine tasting, food sampling, seminars, chef demonstrations and fun...

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Christmas gift special: Tickets to 2016 Boston Wine Expo

More than 1,800 wines will be featured for sampling at the Boston Wine Expo in February.

More than 1,800 wines will be featured for sampling at the Boston Wine Expo in February.

If you’re looking for a nice Christmas gift for the wine lover in the family, how about a trip to the Boston Wine Expo?
This year’s event will be held February 13 and 14 at the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center and represents the 25th year anniversary of this wonderful gathering.
Doors open each day at 1 p.m. and close at 5 p.m.
Organizers have signed up 200 wineries from all over the globe to participate, and more than 1,800 wines will be on display for sampling.
If you’re a wine novice or a wine expert, the Expo offers a great range of educational seminars, demos, and presentations — some free of charge — to enhance your tasting and purchasing skills. 2013 BOSTON WINE EXPO 649 (c. Scarpetta Photography)
Advance tickets are on sale now...

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