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State Distilling Laws
Is it legal to make moonshine in your state?
If you are considering making your own moonshine whiskey, it would be a very good idea to make sure your state allows it. The thing to keep in mind is that there are federal and state laws regarding home distilling. Click here for a good summary of federal distillation laws. For state laws, see the list below. It's currently not a very big list, but we'll add to it as we have time.
Also, we know a lot about distilling, but we ain't lawyers. Please don't call or email us to ask about your state, because we will NOT able to help you!
Is it legal to make moonshine in...
District of Columbia
Northern Marianas Islands
Checkout the American Home Distillers Association webpage as they have a lot of legal information on their site