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Synonyms for moonshine

Synonyms for moonshine

whiskey illegally distilled from a corn mash

distill (alcohol) illegally

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It is very good that the government cares for public health, but we must remember that the proportion of the bootleg liquor market is around 40 percent," said the association's CEO Genadijs Klepikovs.
SANGRAMPUR, December 16, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Bootleg liquor laced with toxic methanol killed 126 people and sickened dozens more who bought the illegal brew at small shops in eastern India, officials said Thursday.
It is highly unlikely that the bootleg liquor that caused the deaths of 5 Russian tourists in Turkey in May is actually made in Bulgaria, according to the Bulgarian Ministry of Economy.
The trucks that distributed the original comic books had previously been used to shift bootleg liquor during Prohibition.
There's the story of meeting her husband through buying bootleg liquor for her father.
According to police, the bootleg liquor could be linked to other alcohol found during a search of a farm in Leicestershire.
There were 11 victims dying this month in Turkey from drinking methyl alcohol laced bootleg liquor, mostly fake brands of the traditional aniseed drink raki.
For example, in 1928 the Coast Guard confiscated bootleg liquor on Quigley's chartered yacht; subsequently, "The Quigley children found the dinner table conversation stimulating" (p.
A BATCH of poisonous bootleg liquor has killed 41 people in the Pakistani city of Karachi in one of the country's worst ever cases of alcohol poisoning, police said yesterday.
In Carroll, officers had probable cause to believe that a vehicle contained contraband, in this case, hidden bootleg liquor.