On September 17, 1787 following the close of deliberations of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, George Washington recorded in his diary “The business being closed, the members adjourned to the City Tavern….” Unfortunately, there is no record of who bought the first round.

Zoo Brew will be celebrated tonight at the Idaho Falls Zoo, tickets on sale at the door or at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/zoo-brew-at-the-idaho-falls-zoo-2021-tickets-154106152651

Copyright Gregg Smith – His latest book “American Beer History” is available on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/American-Beer-History-Mayflower-Microbreweries/dp/108155410X/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=American+Beer+History&qid=1625503750&sr=8-2