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6:35 am
Mon March 18, 2013

Franklin Co. Distillery 1st In St. Louis Area To Make Legal Moonshine

Chris Burnette, Pres. of Mad Buffalo Distillery, adjusts one of the stills used to make white whiskey, a.k.a. moonshine.
Mad Buffalo Brewing Company

Legally-produced moonshine is growing across the country, and in Missouri, where the St. Louis area now has a distillery that produces it.  Mad Buffalo Distillery is located near Union in rural Franklin County, and this year began selling Thunderbeast Storm, the brand name of their moonshine.  St. Louis Public Radio’s Marshall Griffin recently paid a visit to the distillery, where he spoke with company president Chris Burnette:

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