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To guide you through this fascinating history, the Distilled Spirits Council of America has designed an American Whisky Trail that takes off from the newly reconstructed George Washington Distillery Museum at the first president's country home in Mount Vernon, Virginia, and ends at the Oliver Miller Homestead at South Park, Pennsylvania, where the first gunshots of the Whisky Rebellion were fired.
Far from being just an exciting historical episode, it was probably (with the exception of the Civil War) the greatest challenge to the nation's political stability since the Whisky Rebellion.
Did you know George Washington, who put down the Whisky Rebellion during his first Presidential term, went on to become early America's most successful whiskey distiller?