TASTINGS

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Ester opens several bottles from her stock every Friday and Saturday during regular store hours.


Stop in each week for a personal tasting at a time that's convenient for you. (a nominal tasting fee is waived with the purchase of any bottle)


It's a great opportunity to sample some interesting wines and pick out a favorite for the weekend.

Sellwood Westmoreland Portland Oregon

SERVICE

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​Ester is always available to offer you personal assistance and recommendations. You’ll see that every wine at Orange Line Wines is labeled with a simple and consistent description. 

Each label gives

  • the wine’s origin, variety and vintage
  • a few words about the wine’s character
  • suggested food pairings
  • an Orange Line Wines rating, based on Ester’s tasting comparisons


Half of the wines are priced between $8 and $20.  Visit the shop to browse the excellent wine values and head home with your perfect match.

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Weekly tastings are on hold until the new year

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6212 SE Milwaukie Ave, Portland Oregon 97202

503.863.2012

Open Tuesday - Saturday  11 am - 7 pm

CONTACT

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Orange Line Wines

6212 SE Milwaukie Ave, Portland OR 97202

503.863.2012

ester@orangelinewines.com


Open Tuesday - Saturday  11 am - 7 pm

ABOUT

ORANGE LINE WINES

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Orange Line Wines is a wine store in the Sellwood-Westmoreland neighborhood of Portland, offering a selection of hundreds of distinctive labels and a stock of 3000 bottles.


Owner/Sommelier Ester Janne Hill is constantly searching for wines that best represent each region of the world and different grape varieties.  In fact, Orange Line Wines only offers wines Ester has personally tasted and found to stand out.


You can be confident that your choice will be a great wine for yourself and your occasion.

ESTER JANNE HILL

SOMMELIER

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​Helping people enjoy good wine is a passion for Ester, who lives in Sellwood with her family.

A Leningrad (St. Petersburg) native and Israeli immigrant, she  began her career with an emphasis on cooking. She studied at the Israel Institute of Culinary Arts apprenticed at the innovative Catit Restaurant in Tel Aviv, then went on for additional culinary training in Rome and Florence.

After moving to the United States, Ester completed extensive studies in wine, including:


  • Certified Sommelier - Court of Master Sommeliers
  • Certified Specialist of Wine - Society of Wine Educators
  • WSET Level 3 - Wine & Spirit Education Trust
  • French Wine Scholar -  French Wine Society
  • Italian Wine Specialist - North American Sommelier Association
  • California Wine Appellation Specialist - San Francisco Wine School


She worked in San Francisco in wine sales, and as a sommelier and wine director.

Today, Ester is focused on offering excellent wine values and advice at Orange Line Wines. Come in to find a shop that has great matches for everyone, whether you're an occasional wine drinker, an enthusiast or anyone in between.