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.

Can moonshine kill you?

Ethanol contains two carbon atoms and is somewhat toxic (it’ll kill you if you drink enough of it, so pace yourself) whereas methanol contains one carbon atom and is highly toxic (can cause permanent damage to the optic nerve and death even in fairly low doses, pacing won’t help, best to avoid altogether).

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.

How strong is moonshine?

There isn’t anything inherently dangerous about moonshine — at least no more dangerous than any other alcoholic drink. When made properly, it is simply very strong alcohol with a very hard taste, or “kick,” because it hasn’t been aged. It is usually very potent, as high as 150 proof, which is about 75 percent alcohol.

Does Apple Pie Moonshine have 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.

What kind of alcohol is Everclear?

grain alcohol

Can alcoholism cause blindness?

Cataracts may change a person’s vision, and without treatment, they can cause blindness in the eye. Problem drinking and alcohol use disorder put one at risk for long-term damage to the eyes, which can lead to permanent blurry vision, changes to the brain’s ability to process visual input, and even blindness.

What percent alcohol is 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.

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