Moonshine is a high-proof distilled spirit that's also known as white lightning, white whiskey, or hooch. Illegal back in the day, you can now find the traditionally clear concoction just about everywhere — and then knock some back on its own or as the base of a cocktail. Here are 12 ways to raise a glass.

Caramel Apple Moonshine

Let it be known that you cannot spell 'moonshine' without 'noms'. Get the recipe.

 

 

2. Cherry Pie Moonshine

Pies and cherry pie.Get the recipe

 

 

3. Moonshine Lemonade with Cherries & Mint

When life gives you lemons, spike 'em. Get the recipe.

 

 

 

4. Strawberry Jam Moonshine Smash

Make someone berry special with this concoction.

 

5. Rhubarb Moonshine

Get the moonshine recipe here.

 

 

6. Moonshine Mule

Copper mug = necessary. Get the recipe

 

 

7. Boozy Peach Pie Slush

Find this and other moonshine cocktails at Refinery29

 

 

8. Apple Pie Moonshine

America, The Beautiful. Get the recipe.

 

 

9. Boozy Sweet Tea Spiked with Moonshine

Garnished with fresh peaches.Get the recipe.

 

 

10. Coconut Sunrise Moonshine

Coconut in the moonshine AND on top = coconut². Get the recipe.

 

 

 

11. Lemon Blueberry Moonshine Slush

You can pour the quick mix — of water, sugar, lemonade, berries, and moonshine — over ice, or freeze it overnight. Get the recipe.

 

 

12. Habanero Infused Moonshine

Never met a Bloody Mary it didn't like. Get the recipe.