Dinner & A Book: His Excellency: George Washington

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About This Episode

Episode #506 - His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph P. Ellis

 Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation, American Sphinx: The Character of Thomas Jefferson, Passionate Sage: The Character and Legacy of John Adam, After the Revolution: Profiles of Early American Culture

Original Airdate:
February 1, 2005

In This Episode


    A Mount Vernon Tea
    Corn Potato Chowder
    Cucumber spread
    Martha Washington’s Pie
    Philadelphia Wine Syllabub

     You can present a tea such as what was presented at Mount Vernon at the time of George and Martha Washington.  Light candles around the room and imagine these two very famous people.

The Book

His Excellency: George Washington
By Joseph P. Ellis

Episode Resources

  1. Cucumber SpreadRecipe

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