Once illegal, moonshine is coming out of the hills and into liquor stores near you
Tim Smith, the clandestine star of Discovery's unexpected reality hit "Moonshiners," doesn't have anything against the growing legion of legal distillers who are plying their brands at your local liquor store ... the shelves in South Carolina soon.
America's Quirky Alcohol Laws
of liquor ... to "near beer," which contains no more than 3.2% alcohol — at liquor stores. As one Park City resident lamented to the Associated Press, "Why can't we all be one nation under God and do what everybody else does?" (See TIME's video ...
North Carolina has complex history with liquor
North Carolina became the first state in the South to ban the sale and manufacture of alcoholic beverages, and the first state in the nation to do so by popular vote. Was that the end of liquor ... the time, all ABC stores observed Sundays by closing.
Strange State Of Liquor Laws
NEW ELLENTON, S.C. — James Lynn's liquor store ... in South Carolina remain a Byzantine collection of oddball regulations that even the liquor commission has a hard time explaining. ''We don't propose the laws. We don't pass the laws. All we do is ...
Moonshine moves out of the hills and into stores
His brand finally debuts in Georgia this week and he hopes to be on the shelves in South Carolina soon ... bake moonshine cookies or just drink it straight from the jar. That the clear corn liquor has made it into the stores is an irony Tommy Townsend ...