Quick Answer: How Long Will Moonshine Last In A Mason Jar??

How long does flavored moonshine last?

If you can and seal them, the should last up to two years.

Once you open them, I’d say about 3 months in the refrigerator.

Does moonshine go bad in the fridge?

As one of the strongest alcoholic beverages, moonshine does not expire, though light, heat, and air can change the characteristics of an opened bottle over time. Flavored moonshine, which contains sugar, is less shelf-stable but can last several years after opening.

Does homemade moonshine need to be refrigerated?

Tightly secure with lids and refrigerate. Tip: This apple pie moonshine tastes better with age and can be refrigerated for up to 6 months.

Do you have to refrigerate moonshine after opening?

You don’t have to refrigerate it, but I do recommend it. It helps it to go down smoother, lol. We keep ours in the freezer. I use th rule of thumb of 80 proof or higher on the shelf and less than 80 is refrigerated, if opened.

Will flavored moonshine freeze?

It all depends on the temperature. 100 Proof moonshine will freeze at -25.2 degrees Fahrenheit. So yes, Moonshine can be frozen, however, most home freezers do not get cold enough to actually freeze it.

Can moonshine make you go blind?

One common concern with moonshine is lead poisoning, which has been linked to blindness. Today the most common cause of blindness from drinking is methanol. Methanol, otherwise known as methyl alcohol or wood alcohol, can damage the optic nerve and even kill you in high concentrations.

How do you drink moonshine?

Mix a can of light beer with a shot of moonshine for a boozy cocktail. Add 1 shot of moonshine into the bottom of a glass. Then, choose a lager or a light ale, and pour 12 oz (350 ML) of the beer into the glass. You can add ice for a cooler drink, or enjoy it without ice.

How long does Ole Smoky Moonshine last?

Generally they will last two years unopened and about six months after opening. They will generally last longer if you store them in the fridge after opening as well. Our Shine Nog, Mountain Java, and Tennessee Mud will have a shorter life span however since they are cream based.

Can you store moonshine in plastic?

Plastic vs Glass. Due to its high alcohol content, some people assume that moonshine will burn through plastic, which is why they use glass jars instead. If you plan to store your moonshine in plastic jugs or containers, make sure they are placed in a cool area where there’s no open flames or heart sources nearby.

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