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'Founding Spirits' Bourbon and Book Event

Beer/spirits tasting
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George Washington was more than the father of our country: He was the father of the American whiskey industry. Dennis Pogue, the associate director of Mount Vernon, discusses his new book, "Founding Spirits," at the National Press Club's First Amendment Lounge, where the Distilled Spirits Council will lead a whiskey tasting and offer classic cocktails.