- Feb 15, 2015
- New York, New York
Budweiser has decided to brew up an old recipe from the archives at Mount Vernon which George Washington used to make his own beer. It's a red lager recipe which George himself jotted into a journal way back in 1757 during the French & Indian War which was a "small beer" which meant it had a low alcohol content - perhaps so troops wouldn't be tipsy? If you want to give it a try it'll only be around till the fall, so check your local shops for this unique beer blend. Here's a link to the source article.
Also for those brave enough to do the brewing at home here's the recipe from Washington's journal -