Why is moonshine illegal?

Answer It is not illegal to make moonshine due to health concerns or impurity problems. The only reason it is illegal is because the government does not get paid their excise taxes. The slang word 'moon... Read More »

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Have you ever tried moonshine?

no.. my booze has got to be clear, clean burning rocket fuel. Think...flammable, warning labels and the yellow police crime scene tape..

How to Brew Moonshine?

Making moonshine is illegal in the United States, and can be dangerous, but if done with caution and common sense it can be an interesting small-scale science experiment. Drinking the final product... Read More »

Is it legal to make moonshine in Sc?

It's practically illegal to make moonshine or distill any kind of alcohol in any state in the US unless you secure the necessary permit. You'll face up to 5 years of jail time and pay huge fines if... Read More »

Can moonshine fuel cars?

On One Hand: It Is PossibleA car engine can run on moonshine, which is distilled corn mash, according to a 2006 CBS report on the subject. Brewers claim that this can save hundreds of dollars a yea... Read More »