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Moonshine

April 19, 2018

The History of Moonshine

The term moonshine originated in Europe and was used in England during the 1700’s. The name originally referred to “occupational pursuits which compelled night work or work by the light of the moon.” There has to be a good reason to go to all the trouble of making moonshine right. Truth be told, there have been […]

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April 19, 2018

Distilling 101

You might have a vague idea about the ingredients in your favorite spirits. Example, the bourbon is made with corn or a cognac from grapes, but what is the process that turns the corn on the cob you envision into whiskey? It’s simple….DISTILLING! Here’s how distillation works. The spirit-making process begins with base materials, which […]

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April 19, 2018

Alcohol Industry Excited About 2018 Tax Cuts

Many alcohol producers will be toasting to Trump’s new tax cuts when ringing in the New Year. A provision to the tax bill passed late last month slashed taxes on alcoholic beverages like beer, wine and spirits. According to an article written by “CNN Money”, the two-year reductions will save the industry an estimated $4.2 […]

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