The Shout Magazine (New Zealand)

The Jefferson becomes The Jane

Whisky bar The Jefferson is reconnecting with its feminine side by transforming into a temporary cocktail bar named The Jane during New Zealand Fashion Week from the 29th of August until the 2nd of September.

The Jane (named after Thomas Jefferson’s mother) brings homage to women who’ve shaped history with a limited edition menu of whisky cocktails and various spirited events.

The Jane Programme:

29 August 7.00pm-8:30pm

Perrier-Jouët Champagne tasting

A tasting session led by acclaimed international bartender and Champagne connoisseur Demmy Logan. Explore and taste a selection of four Champagnes, including the exclusive Perrier-Jouët Belle Époque.


30 August 7.00pm-8:30pm

Women Who Whisky by The Whisky Girl

Whisky Girl a.k.a. Tash McGill hosts a tasting teaching everything one ever wanted to know about whisky and more. Tickets include a welcome drink, a tasting session of six international whisky’s and bites.


31 August 7.00pm-8:30pm

Cocktail Masterclass

Join the experts behind the bar and learn how to stir up the perfect cocktail for every occasion with this cocktail Masterclass whilst tasting a sip or two of your masterpieces.

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