George Washington Was An Entrepreneur?
It appears so. I just learned that right after his presidency, George Washington opened the most successful whiskey distillery of the late 18th century. Washington’s distillery produced over 11,000 gallons of liquor a year, which is quite a feat for that period.
The Spirit of Mount Vernon: The Return of George Washington’s Whiskey
Here are some links for you to learn more:
George Washington’s Mount Vernon – Distillery
George Washington’s Mount Vernon – Distillery & Gristmill