What is another word for monkeyshine?

102 synonyms found


[ mˈʌnkɪʃˌa͡ɪn], [ mˈʌnkɪʃˌa‍ɪn], [ m_ˈʌ_n_k_ɪ_ʃ_ˌaɪ_n]

How to use "Monkeyshine" in context?

There is a type of moonshine that has been made in the United States since the early days of Prohibition. It is made from corn, and is called "monkeyshine" because of the alleged association of the odor of the product with that of a monkey. In the Appalachian region of the United States, the most famous producer of monkeyshine is the Black Horse Distillery in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

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