Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions, and Affiliate Disclosure

These are the Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions, and Affiliate Disclosure policies for the website (“MakinMoonshine”). This is the most current version of these terms and the effective date of these terms is: August 17, 2014. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. Policy changes will apply only to information collected after the date of the change. By using the site at, you consent to all of the terms and conditions contained herein. If you have questions regarding these terms or equire further information, please contact us by email at moonshiner {at} makinmoonshine {dot} com.



MakinMoonshine is for entertainment purposes only.  MakinMoonshine exists solely to provide entertainment to its visitors and is not affiliated with or owned by any of the third party companies discussed or profiled on the site. Visitors use all information on this site at their own risk.  MakinMoonshine will not compensate anyone in any way for losses or negative impacts suffered while making use of information found amongst the many posts, pages, and archives of


Distilled Spirits

The distillation of spirits is governed federally by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (“TTB”; Information regarding distilled spirits is provided by the TTB on its website at: If you have questions regarding the distillation of spirits and/or the legality of distilled spirits or “moonshine,” seek the advice of an attorney. Visitors use all information on this site at their own risk.


No Endorsements

MakinMoonshine is not affiliated with any of the moonshine still manufacturers or other businesses discussed within and does not make any endorsements, express or implied, regarding any product, company, or service listed on this website. MakinMoonshine is not paid or otherwise compensated for any of the information on this site, apart from revenue generated from affiliate programs, which are discussed and disclosed herein, and unless otherwise noted, do not come from the businesses discussed herein. Unless otherwise disclosed, the individual(s) responsible for MakinMoonshine has/have not personally used the products discussed on this website, have not been compensated for the information on the website, and the information provided herein is not and should not be construed as endorsements of any nature whatsoever. Visitors to this website should do their own research related to the products and companies discussed herein.


Privacy Policy

This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected by and how it is used.

Google Analytics

Like many other websites, makes use of tools offered via Google Analytics to track certain information about users to the webiste, including internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, may make use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons may use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site.  Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.

Some of our advertising and affiliate partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising and affiliate partners may include: Google Adsense, Google Affiliates, Commission Junction, Linkshare, Amazon, ShopStyle/ShopSense, and other similar sites. These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to select and display the advertisements and links that appear on send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see. has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL –

Managing Cookies

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options.  More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.  Or, head here for a nice list compiled by the U.S. Government:


Terms and Conditions

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. All users of this site agree that access to and use of this site are subject to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, do not use this site.


This site and the materials and products on this site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. does not represent or warrant that the functions contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that the defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes the site available are free of viruses or other harmful components. does not make any warrantees or representations regarding the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you. shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site or the performance of the products, even if has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

Previous Posts

Previously published posts and articles may from time to time be updated without notification.  Sometimes previously published posts and articles may contain out of date information or dead links.   It is the visitor’s/reader’s responsibility to obtain the most current data.

Comments and the responsibility of those leaving comments

MakinMoonshine does not create and is not responsible for the comments of third party site visitors on the website. MakinMoonshine monitors comments left on the website solely for spam postings, but is otherwise a passive conduit for comments and other postings and does not alter, control, or direct comments on the site in any way and is not responsible for the comments of third parties left on the site.

Writers of comments on this website will take full responsibility and liability for any libel or litigation that results from something written in or as a direct result of something written in a comment.  The accuracy, completeness, veracity, honesty, exactitude, factuality and politeness of comments are not guaranteed.  By commenting on, you grant the MakinMoonshine a world-wide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty free, non-exclusive, fully sub-licensable license(s) to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and publicly display your comments (in whole or in part) and to incorporate your comments into other works in any format or medium now known or later developed.


The entire content included in this site, including but not limited to text, graphics or code is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States and other copyright laws, and is the property of ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Any use, including but not limited to the reproduction, distribution, display or transmission of the content of this site is strictly prohibited, unless authorized by


Governing Law. This Contract shall be governed by the laws of the State of Indiana, U.S.A., without regard to choice of law provisions, and not by the 1980 U.N. Convention on contracts for the international sale of goods. Any disputes hereunder will be heard in the appropriate federal and state courts located in Marion County, Indiana. Each party to this agreement consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Indiana for the purpose of all legal actions and proceedings arising out of or relating to this agreement or the transactions it contemplates (including but not limited to the purchase of products, if any). Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the site must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises.’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms and conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of these terms and conditions. may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.

Use of Site

Harassment in any manner or form on the site, including via e-mail, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a, is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or which may otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the site or use the site to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.

Participation Disclaimer does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the site, and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content on the site, is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the site. However, reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or; other intellectual property right of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to in its sole discretion.


You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and/or suppliers (collectively the “Service Providers”) from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account.

Third Party Links may link to sites operated by third parties. However, even if the third party is affiliated with, has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk. Nonetheless, seeks to protect the integrity of its web site and the links placed upon it and therefore requests any feedback on not only its own site, but for sites it links to as well (including if a specific link does not work).


Affiliate Disclosure

FTC disclosures and affiliate information reserves the right to use affiliate programs to generate income for the operation of the site. Many of the links at are affiliate links which, when clicked or followed, may generate revenue for Affiliate programs allow third party advertisers to track where clicks to their websites are coming from. A commission can be paid out to websites, including MakinMoonshine, if the person chooses to buy the product. MakinMoonshine affiliate programs may include,, Google Affiliates, Shopstyle/Shopsense, Click Junction, LinkShare, ShareASale, and similar third party retailers and advertisers, a list which MakinMoonshine reserves the right to amend at its discretion at any time.

Please fully review these Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions, and Affiliate Disclosure policies for further information regarding’s relationship with affiliates.


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