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The Present toasts the Past in Mount Vernon IT was a gracious custom of George Washington’s to welcome his intimate friends with a most excellent rye whiskey made on his own plantation. The Mount Vernon rye of today occupies…

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Down through the years Since George Washington’s time this gracious custom has become a tradition among gentlemen—to show especial hospitality to a guest one serves MOUNT VERNON, the patrician of American ryes. National Distillers Products Corporation, New York A…

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For a perfect Old Fashioned Cocktail Follow the National Distillers Emblem Use an old-fashioned aristocrat for your perfect Old Fashioned cocktail. Mellow Mount Vernon straight rye whiskey—bottled in bond—the patrician of American ryes. Whatever you favor in the broad…

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It first regaled the first gentlemen of America NEARBY and afar, George Washington’s plantation at Mount Vernon was famed for bounteous hospitality. Not least of the refreshment proffered to gentlemen gathered there was the suave whiskey made from rye…

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Its Genial Warmth Cheered Washington’s friends Men who knew Washington early acclaimed the exquisite excellence of this rye that was first distilled on the General’s own estate, and so named “Mount Vernon.” It is still produced today by the…

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American since Washington’s friends first relished it WELCOMED to Mount Vernon, Washington’s friends were privileged to refresh themselves with marvelously good American straight rye. There it was first made for the plantation’s private stock. To our day it remains…

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Mixed drink recipe from print advertisement for Mount Vernon, Straight Rye Whiskey H p HERE is a ripe and fruity colonial whiskey punch that has been making holidays merrier ever since George Washington’s day. And the best whiskey to…

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George Washington’s friends found its flavor superb … and soon the distillery at Mount Vernon had to be enlarged AMONG the fond recollections of guests at Mount Vernon, alter George Washington’s retirement to private life, was a superbly mellow…

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A lineage running back to George Washington and a Rye whose reputation for excellence spread overseas even in those early days Almost a hundred years ago the Mount Vernon distillery was moved to Baltimore. But it was no young…

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Guests of George Washington first knew its flavor and the fame of this excellent Rye soon made sales for it even in England The War for American Independence was over; George Washington had retired from the Presidency to his…

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