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Original  MOONSHINE from STILLHOUSE Distillery Culpeper, Virginia The Stillhouse Distillery of Culpeper Virginia tells BourbonBlog.com the new clear whiskey hitting the market in the US this Fall. Original MOONSHINE is a versatile new spirit, enjoyed neat, on the rocks, or in a variety of mixed cocktails, including these holiday cocktails we are including below. Original MOONSHINE is 80 proof, all-natural, gluten-free, charcoal-filtered and distilled four times in a Prohibition-era copper pot still. This is the same authentic process that has been passed down discreetly for hundreds of years.

Butter Batter CocktailHot Buttered Moonshine:

Butter Batter:

1 lb. brown sugar
1/4 lb. butter, pinch of salt
1/2 tsp of each: Ground nutmeg, Cinnamon, and Cloves.

Cream the butter and sugar together until smooth, as you would for a
cake, then add the spices and mix well

Directions: Put one or two teaspoons of batter in a mug, add a shot
of moonshine to it, then fill with 6oz of boiling water. Garnish with
a cinnamon stick and stir well.

Pumpkin Holiday CocktailPumpkin Shine:

1 ½ ounce Original Moonshine
½ ounce lemon juice
½ ounce honey
¾ ounce cranberry juice
1 tbl spoon sweet pumpkin puree
(just add ½ a cup of bakers sugar to 1 can of pumpkin puree and stir well.)

Directions: Shake and strain over ice in a double old fashion glass. Garnish with grated nutmeg and cinnamon.

Juniper Moonshine Cocktail
Juniper Shine:

1 ½ ounce Original Moonshine ¾ ounce lemon juice
3/4 ounce juniper
maple syrup
½ stock of rosemary


Directions: Place all ingredients except the moonshine into a shaking
tin and muddle. Add the moonshine and ice and shake hard for 7
seconds. Strain into a martini glass and garnish with ½ of a rosemary
stock singed with a flame for the aroma.

 

One Response to “Original MOONSHINE Holiday Cocktails”

  1. Holladay House Bed and Breakfast

    Some great recipes here! I will definite try some of them. We’re in Orange, which is just across the river from Culpeper–I am ashamed to say that I am unfamiliar with Stillhouse Distillery, but will now make it a point to stop in there soon!