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    Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Has anyone ever experimented with this? I would like to give it ia try and want to know what does into it.


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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    I used to know a guy in Fraiser that made his own wine. He had about three teeth.

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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Never made it but when I went up to the Tennessee vs. Florida game in Knoxville I was suprised how many people tailgating were drinking moonshine, especially younger people... Wasn't terrible...



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Quote Originally Posted by BryceC View Post
    I used to know a guy in Fraiser that made his own wine. He had about three teeth.

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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Jail's not so bad. You can make sangria in the terlet! ...Course its shank or be shanked.


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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    my best friend's dad used to. i'd stop over, he would say "have a snort of this" He kept it in a dark green glass jug. He would never say what was in it. It always tasted bad, but I wasn't ever going to turn him down. I was a college student at the time, not much extra cash to spend on alcohol, so never turn down the free stuff.


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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Not a good idea. Maybe not quite as bad, but, on a Federal Level, you might as well grow some marijauna along with it. Punishment probably won't be much more.

    Also, be careful. This isn't like making wine, throwing a few things together, watching it ferment and then drinking it. If not done properly, it can be quite hazardous to your health.



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan94 View Post
    Not a good idea. Maybe not quite as bad, but, on a Federal Level, you might as well grow some marijauna along with it. Punishment probably won't be much more.
    It's legal to make liquor, wine, beer, etc... for your own use.



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Make it out of potato skins. I want to see if someone can actually do it.



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    How to Brew Moonshine - wikiHow

    Has some valuable information. Like how not to die or go blind.


    And for you adventurous folks..
    http://www.wikihow.com/Make-Kool-Aid-Wine



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    If you can make good beer then you have a chance to make good whiskey, so I suggest you start out making beer, at least a couple of batches. If you start with a bad mash (basically the step before beer) you will have bad whiskey. As someone said above if you don't distill properly you could make unsafe alcohol (methanol and such).



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyPlainsDrifter View Post
    It's legal to make liquor, wine, beer, etc... for your own use.
    wine and beer yes, but I believe it's still illegal to make moonshine at home.


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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyPlainsDrifter View Post
    It's legal to make liquor, wine, beer, etc... for your own use.
    Beer and wine yes, distilled beverages, not so much.



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post

    And for you adventurous folks..
    How to Make Kool Aid Wine - wikiHow
    Mmmm..Lime Green Kool Aide wine....perhaps I should start drinking again.



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    Re: Ever made moonshine or Wiskey?

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    wine and beer yes, but I believe it's still illegal to make moonshine at home.

    I agree. Probably because the mortality rate is higher.



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