On Moonshiners Season 9 Episode 12 – “Run for the Hills”, Mark and Digger attempt to rescue a former apprentice from a moonshine calamity; an unknown competitor invades Mike’s turf, forcing him to change his shine strategy; Mark and Huck bank on backwoods survival skills to fuel their high-proof run. You can watch the full episode below.
About the show:
Moonshiners have been around in the U.S. since the Whiskey Rebellion of the 1790s. Surprisingly, there are still a number of Americans who make moonshine an illegally produced distilled beverage mainly in the Appalachian region of the country.
This docuseries tells the stories of people who brew their shine, often under the cloak of darkness in woods near their homes, and the authorities who try to keep them honest.
The show allows viewers to witness practices rarely seen on television, including firing up the still for the first time a moonshiner’s rite of passage. The show also introducers viewers to moonshining legends such as Marvin “Popcorn” Sutton.