Commander-in-Chief of Drinking

August 15th, 2016 | Posted in Uncategorized

A history of presidential libations

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Organized by president, this fun book is full of cocktail recipes, bar tips, and hysterical drinking anecdotes from all Republican and Democratic White House administrations. Which president liked to mix whiskey, vodka, and orange juice? Who had a trick for hiding the labels of cheap wine? Which Southern man drank Snakebites? How did Jackie O like her daiquiris?
Mark Will-Weber’s Drinking with Democrats and Drinking with the Republicans are the bar guides with a twist that all political buffs will enjoy!
In Drinking with the Democrats and Drinking with the Republicans, the reader will discover:
• Favorite libations of each president
• Hilarious secret drinking stories straight from the White House
• Recipes for favorite presidential cocktails

Mark Will-Weber, a seasoned journalist and magazine editor, is the author of Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt: The complete History of Presidential Drinking, The Quotable Runner, and The Running Trivia Book. He lives in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.


To schedule an interview with Mark Will-Weber, please contact
Loren Long at or (202) 677-4420.