Think bootleggers, backwoods stills and “white lightning” are things of the past? Hardly! It’s a thriving, though totally illegal, multi-million dollar industry.
As America opens up from the Covid-19 pandemic, the shiners sense an opportunity. Mark and Digger have a rocky start to the season when the police show up.
When Tim, Josh and Mike first ran shine, they inherited generations of tradition along with family recipes that set them on the path to becoming legendary shiners.
JB leads Mark and Digger to the secret site of Popcorn's infamous last run. Tickle, Josh and the Laws get ambushed, forcing them to run for the hills.
Tickle and the Laws discover Josh is missing after a raid on their still. After blowing up the first attempt, Mike and Jerry rebuild their barrel pot still.
America's favourite outlaws reveal inside stories from the action in the backwoods, including a sneak peek into Tim's search for outlaw shine in Mexico.
Mark and Digger hit a snag while transporting Tennessee water to Popcorn's North Carolina still site. Mark and Huck use their feet to make fortified wine.
Mark and Digger get a shocking answer after asking to run on commercial property. Mike and Jerry make brandy from blueberries and end up with an outstanding mash.
Mark and Digger cross over onto private property while rerouting a limestone creek. Mike surprises Jerry while making backwoods blueberry champagne.
Mark and Digger retrieve their sea-aged whiskey but discover how easily it can slip away again. Richard and Craig have trouble upsizing their absinthe production.
A wrong turn earns Josh his next broken bone. When Jerry gets rushed to the ER, his partner is forced to figure out a complex recipe without him.
Mark and Digger revisit the abandoned theme park of their misspent youth. They convert a carnival ride into a whiskey-aging machine.
Mark and Digger make a high-proof version of a favourite southern dessert. Plus, Amanda wows Mark and Huck with a new method to infuse flavour into shine.
Josh must convince Tickle and the Laws to contribute their valuable peach brandy to a risky enterprise. Mark and Digger attempt to make Appalachian cognac.
Amanda helps Mark and Huck use science to infuse fresh-picked pears into their traditional corn shine. Richard teams up with Mark and Digger to make cherry cognac.
Tim travels to the town of Tequila in search of the legendary moonshine of Mexico. Mark and Digger take backwoods rye to a whole new level.
Mark and Digger break the sound barrier finishing a run of rye for a Southern Rock customer. Richard makes a Big Easy classic for a demanding New Orleans chef.
Mark and Digger team up with Danielle Parton to run the first moonshine in decades on her legendary family property. Tim harvests blue agave to make Tequila.
Tickle and the Laws help devise an underground transport operation for Josh. In Mexico, Tim gets hands-on turning 7-year-old agave into age-worthy tequila.
Tim heads to Oaxaca to uncover the secrets of making Mezcal. With costly corn mash about to expire, Jerry jury rigs auto parts to help accelerate the flow of liquor.
Mark and Digger attempt to turn a tank of fresh milk into moonshine. Meanwhile, Tickle and Josh ramp up underground operations at the Law's rental house.
As the black market for white whiskey heats up, the threat of the law continues to put the squeeze on those dedicated to America's original spirit.