When you see how the stresses of being commander-in-chief has aged most of the men who have taken office, it's no surprise many presidents needed a stiff drink at the end (or beginning) of the day.
From stronger spirits to lighter cocktails, champagne and even just water, each president had his favorite adult beverage while in office.
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Thanks to journalist Mark Will-Weber's book, "Mint Juleps with Teddy Roosevelt: The Complete History of Presidential Drinking," and article for the New York Post, we have a reliable source pegging each president's drink of choice. (We'll be citing Will-Weber throughout.)