As LadyDrinks turns 8 years old, we host a private tour of Liberty Hall and a madeira tasting on the back patio

LadyDrinks Turns 8

August 3rd Celebration

Guess what? LadyDrinks is turning 8 years old! We celebrate at Liberty Hall, home of the first NJ Governor with a wine tasting on the patio.

WHAT IS MADEIRA?

Saturday, August 3rd, LadyDrinks Women’s Networking celebrates 8 years of hosting events supporting South Asian professional women. In partnership with the NY Adventure Club, we host a private tour of Liberty Hall, Home of New Jersey’s first governor followed by a madeira tasting on the patio. Gentlemen and spouses are welcome!

WHAT IS MADEIRA

A fortified wine made on the Portuguese islands, off the coast of Africa. Madeira is produced in a variety of styles ranging from dry wines which can be consumed as an aperitif to sweet wines usually consumed with dessert.

WHY MADEIRA?

Madeira was also a regular port of call for ships travelling to the East Indies. The Dutch East India Company became a regular customer, picking up large (112 gal/423 l) casks of wine known as “pipes” for their voyages to India.

During a recent restoration of Liberty Hall, belonging to William Livingston, New Jersey’s first elected governor, one of the country’s largest and rarest collections of 18th-century Madeira wine was discovered tucked away in the wine cellar. We will toast to the 8 year anniversary of LadyDrinks with a Madeira tasting just as his fellow founding fathers did after signing the Declaration of Independence.

WHAT DOES YOUR TICKET INCLUDE

• An overview of the historic property throughout the past three centuries

• A private exploration of the mansion dating back to 1772 with access inside historic bedrooms, parlors, and the wine cellar

• A closer look at the museum’s extensive collections of antiques including furniture, ceramics, textiles, toys, and tools

• Stories of the ancestors of the Livingston and Kean families, which have included governors, U.S. Congressmen and senators, entrepreneurs, and pioneering women

A a wine tasting of four different types of Madeira on the back patio!

See you there!

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