Sticking to the trend of tantalizing flavors from our childhood, here’s a throwback recipe you can’t ignore.
Can't go away for a tropical vacation this year? Bring the island vibes home with this delicious pineapple moonshine recipe! It is certainly cheaper than a getaway and will still give you those vacation vibes.
Toes in the sand, a warm summer breeze in your hair and a cold drink in your hand… It’s the perfect summer daydream. Wherever you are in the world, summertime and sunshine is a call for tropical flavors (or maybe it’s a nasty winter day, so you need to add a little sunshine to your life). Either way, this is the drink that will do it.
The fruity and refreshing taste of pineapple is a treat any day, especially when you mix it with your favourite moonshine.
This recipe is sure to transport you right to a tropical paradise. The natural sugars and flavors from the fresh pineapple will transport your plain moonshine into a sweet and smooth alcoholic beverage everyone will drool over.
But don’t be fooled, flavored moonshine still packs a punch and will definitely give you a strong summer buzz, so make sure to ‘shine responsibly.
The Best Equipment for the Job
Great tasting moonshine starts with a great still. Investing in a quality moonshine still kit is one of the best decisions you will ever make if you are planning on making moonshine on your own.
With a quality moonshine kit you can fine tune your technique to produce the perfect blend of moonshine, everytime. Use that moonshine to make a wide range of alcoholic beverages and recipes as well.
If you are looking for a great moonshine start kit, we recommend our Mist 1 Gallon Air Still
This air still is a great option for those who want to flavor their moonshine. It is a perfect option to pair with our sugar shine recipe and its plug and play design means it is as easy to use as your kitchen kettle.
Pineapple Moonshine Recipe
This pineapple moonshine recipe captures all the natural sugars and flavors from fresh pineapple and transforms your plain moonshine into a sweet alcoholic drink. Although you might not be in paradise, with these awesome recipes you sure will get a little slice of paradise with each sip.
1 large, ripe pineapple
1 quart pineapple juice
0.5 cups white sugar
1 small lemon
750 ml moonshine
Using a big pot, bring to the orange juice, sugar, vanilla extract and the vanilla coffee creamer to a boil.
Stir until creamer is fully integrated
Remove from heat and cool to room temp for at least one hour
Add moonshine and vodka to your the mix and stir
Pour the concoction into several mason jars and seal closed. Refrigerate for at least two weeks before serving.
For a simpler version that does not involve cooking, simply separate all of the ingredients into numerous mansion jars, add your moonshine and seal tightly. Store the sealed jars for at least two weeks, shaking daily. Strain and serve.
Add a can of coconut water to the concoction to give it a little more consistency and an added tropical touch.
Or for an extra bit, get creative and add coconut rum
Again, the longer the shine sits the better it will taste. Store up to a full year for maximum taste.