Great Men And Their Tipples

The weapons of choice of some of history's tallest figures

Every man has a drink of choice, even the ones of legend.

Here are 18 great men and their go-to refreshment.

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1 | Benjamin Franklin - Madeira Wine

2 | Oscar Wilde - Absinthe

3 | F Scott Fitzgerald - Gin Rickey

4 | William Faulkner - Mint Julep


5 | Ernest Hemingway - Mojito


 

6 | Franklin Delano Roosevelt - Gin Martini


 

7 | Winston Churchill - Pol Roger Champagne


 

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8 | Raymond Chandler - Gimlet


 

9 | John Steinbeck - Jack Rose


 

10 | Orson Welles - Negroni


 

11 | John Wayne - Sauza Commemorativo Tequila


 

12 | Jack Kerouac - Margarita


 

13 | Frank Sinatra - Jack Daniel's Whiskey


 

14 | Don Draper - Old Fashioned


 

15 | James Bond - Vesper Martini


 

16 | Truman Capote - Screwdriver


17 | Jeff "The Dude" Lebowski - White Russian


18 | Homer Simpson - Duff Beer

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This article was originally published on Esquire.com

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