Nob Hill – Wine, Spirits & Cider Tasting

Walk Description

A stroll in one of Portland upscale neighborhoods filled with shops, restaurants, and bars, you’ll get a taste — or two — of what is unique to Portland. 

Follow the Route

  1. 23rd Avenue Bottle Shop – NW Thurman & NW 23rd Avenue
  2. Fullerton Wines – 1966 NW Pettigrove Street
  3. Bull Run Distilling Co. – 2259 NW Quimby Street
  4. Aria Gin Distillery – 2304 NW Savier Street
  5. Taste on 23rd – 2285 NW Johnson Street

Getting There

Hop on the #15 bus at SW 5th Avenue and SW Washington Street downtown or catch the Portland Streetcar “NS” (north/south) line near the Central Library (Yamhill & 10th). Get off the streetcar at 23rd and Marshall, or exit the bus at the 23rd and Thurman stop.

The 23rd Avenue Bottle Shop

23rd Avenue Bottle Shop
McMenamins Bottle Shop

Your first stop offers $2 tastes of about two dozen beers and ciders. If one grabs your fancy, the bartender will seal it in a can for you. The Bottle Shop is part of the McMenamins Family of pubs and restaurants. One block south is its sister, Tavern & Pool, which operates a hard cider bar.

Fullerton Wines

Fullerton-Tasting Room Pettygrove
Fullerton Wines tasting room

A new wine tasting bar in the neighborhood.

Bull Run Distilling Co.

Bull Run Distilling Co.
Bull Run Distilling Co.

Sample whiskey, vodka, and aquavit. Open Wednesday-Sunday, noon to 6 pm.

Aria Gin Distillery

Aria Gin on NW 23rd
Aria Gin on NW 23rd

Open Wednesday-Sunday noon to 6 pm. One more example of our pride in the slogan “Made in Portland.”

Taste on 23rd Avenue

Taste on 23rd wine bar
Taste on 23rd wine bar

Wine tasting bar, bottle shop and small plates.

Local favorite:

Salt & Straw –  along the wine and spirits tasting route, is a great place to take a break and sample some of the city’s best ice cream.