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“Fantasically Educating Liquor Experience”

House Spirits Distillery
Ranked #82 of 453 things to do in Portland
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Owner description: The House Spirits Tasting Room offers a chance to sample all our spirits and browse our barware, books and apparel and ask all sorts of questions relating to the vast world of distilled spirits. Our Tasting Room partners are very knowledgeable and enjoy talking about our history, philosophy, products, cocktails and Portland! For both out-of-town visitors and Portland locals, a House Spirits Tasting Room visit will give you a unique opportunity to experience part of Oregon's dynamic artisan community. All of our spirits are available for purchase at the House Spirits Tasting Room.
Reviewed June 19, 2011

I stumbled upon House Spirits while looking for unique things to do in Portland. We were staying Downtown, so we jumped on our bikes and peddled 10 minutes over a bridge. This is a small unassuming business-front, but the sandwich board sign gave it away.

They have a somewhat rustic and vintage feel to their front room. Bottles are displayed very artistically on shelves and antique cabinetry. We received a friendly greeting and allowed to peruse the shelves and books. We were offered a tasting of their spirits. It just so happened that they were bottling their White Dog (white whiskey) that same day. He made an extra effort to get a bottle brought to the store so that we could try it too. After a quick ID check things got underway! I learned a lot about what I was tasting. He was very knowledgeable and explained things very well, answering any questions which came up. The tasting fee was waved because of purchase.

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