Quick Answer: How Long Do Moonshine Cherries Last??

7 answers.

Different flavors will have different life spans.

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.

Is Ole Smoky real moonshine?

“Moonshine, by definition, is any high proof spirit that’s illegally distilled,” says Nicole Pearlman of Ole Smoky Distillery in Gatlinburg, Tennessee — the first legal moonshine distillery in a state known for its history of moonshine production. When you break it down, moonshine is really just a high-proof spirit.

What are moonshine cherries?

Product Description. A party in a jar! Ole Smoky’s Moonshine Cherries are an Appalachian party tradition. Each jar is hand-filled with fresh maraschino cherries soaked in Ole Smoky’s moonshine. Each cherry says a sweet hello followed by a warm goodbye.

What does Ole Smoky Moonshine taste like?

Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine (100 proof $34.95) has a very light and sweet corn nose without any vapors whatsoever (pretty amazing for a 100 proof spirit). The entry has a little bite and is less sweet than the nose. We really like the nose of this moonshine and the taste does a fair job of matching it.

How long does flavored moonshine last?

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. However, I like to store mine in the freezer.

Can moonshine make you sick?

Methanol is highly poisonous and can cause blindness and even death. Most moonshine makers today know to pour off those first drippings from the condenser, also known as the foreshot, but not all of them know or do it.

Is real moonshine illegal?

So why is moonshine still illegal? Because the liquor is worth more to the government than beer or wine. Uncle Sam takes an excise tax of $2.14 for each 750-milliliter bottle of 80-proof spirits, compared with 21 cents for a bottle of wine (of 14 percent alcohol or less) and 5 cents for a can of beer.

How much alcohol is in Ole Smoky Moonshine?

Previously, Strawberry Lightnin’ and Lemon Drop Lightnin’ moonshines were available with 20 percent alcohol by volume nationwide and Hunch Punch Lightnin’ was only available at Ole Smoky’s Gatlinburg, Tenn., distillery. A 750-ml bottle has a suggested retail price of $24.95.

What proof is Ole Smoky Moonshine?

Original Moonshine (100 proof), White Lightnin’™ (100 proof), Lightnin’ Line (80 proof): Strawberry Lightnin’, Lemon Drop Lightnin’ and Hunch Punch Lightnin’TM, and the 40 proof line including: Moonshine Cherries™, Peach Moonshine™, Apple Pie Moonshine™, Blackberry Moonshine™, Strawberry Moonshine™, Lemon Drop