The Best Episodes of Moonshiners

#1 - Rise 'n Shine! 7.45

Season 2 - Episode 1

Moonshine season in Appalachia has begun. Tim and Tickle are back, as we are introduced to some old school shiners -­ all looking to grab a piece of a $100 million dollar jackpot – tax free. But with a new lawman in town, everyone will be watching their backs.


#2 - Last Shiner Standing

Season 2 - Episode 12

In this season finale, one moonshiner will go down. Tickle devises a bold but risky plan to sell Tim's shine. Then, Josh & Bill's still site is compromised while Jeff, Mark & Jim Tom brazenly run three stills. Finally, Deputy Sheriff Chuck makes his move.


#3 - Point of No Return 7.34

Season 1 - Episode 2

Moonshiner Tim and his partner 'Tickle' perform a sacred rite that is rarely captured on film - firing up their still for the first time. Everything goes smoothly, until an emergency hits. Meanwhile, law enforcement agent Jesse Tate pursues a hot tip.


#4 - Shine On 7.69

Season 4 - Episode 1

Tim is on the run after his operation was set on fire. Jim Tom prepares for his second coming as a moonshiner. Tickle & Tyler take their partnership to a new level. Josh & Bill sell last year's surplus shine. Jeff & Mark survey an indoor still site.


#5 - Moonshiner Vs. Hogzilla

Season 2 - Episode 3

Jim Tom helps Mark and Jeff repair a broken still; Mark hunts a wild hog.


#6 - The Law Comes Knockin 7.88

Season 1 - Episode 3

Equipment failure and an intruder threaten Moonshiner Tim and his partner Tickle's first run of moonshine. Law enforcement agent Jesse Tate busts a nip joint. Moonshining legend Popcorn Sutton runs some 'shine the old-fashioned way.


#7 - A Shiner in Kentucky

Season 3 - Episode 2

Mark and Jeff clear their remote North Carolina still site, while an argument between Josh and Bill threatens to destroy their partnership. Tim has a tough time adjusting to moonshining in a legal Kentucky distillery, and Tickle takes a road trip.


#8 - Storm's a Brewing 7.67

Season 2 - Episode 4

A storm threatens Josh and Bill's underground still; Tickle goes rogue.


#9 - Outlaw Brotherhood 7.90

Season 1 - Episode 4

Moonshiner Tim and his partner Tickle soup up Tim's hot rod when they are forced into a daring, daytime bootlegging run. Meanwhile, a hurricane threatens the still site. Then, a new bootlegging biker legend sets out on an 800 mile run.


#10 - Risky Whiskey 7.79

Season 4 - Episode 4

Josh and Bill rebuild bigger and better. Lance takes a risk on a new kind of whiskey, while Jeff and Mark prep their indoor still site. Tickle and crew battle the elements in Kentucky. Tim gives the North Carolina distillery a backwoods makeover.


#11 - More Shiners More Problems 7.50

Season 3 - Episode 4

Tim Smith hires a person with a checkered past to help at the distillery in Kentucky. Tickle learns how to make moonshine in a copper pot still from one of the best. In North Carolina, Jeff and Mark are surprised by an unexpected visitor.


#12 - A Shiner's Last Stand 7.58

Season 2 - Episode 5

Tickle recruits a new partner and tries to find a new site after splitting from Tim; Mark, Jeff and Jim Tom start work on a second still; deputy sheriff Chuck infiltrates a moonshine operation.


#13 - Time to 'Shine

Season 3 - Episode 1

It's the start of moonshine season! Moonshiners Jeff and Mark, and partners Josh and Bill hit the ground running. Meanwhile, veteran shiner Tim Smith will make a life-changing move, and Tickle is forced to realize that his time to shine has just begun.


#14 - Gone A-Rye

Season 5 - Episode 3

Shiners attempt to stay off the grid as the outside world encroaches on the backwoods. Tim breaks the news about the fate of Climax Moonshine. Jeff, Mark and Lance search for a new site before rivals can grab hold of the market.


#15 - A Moonshiner's Farewell 7.62

Season 1 - Episode 6

In this season finale, one moonshiner will come to an untimely end. Tim and Tickle risk it all, running 'shine day and night, making more money than Tim's ever made. Agent Jesse makes his biggest move of the season when he ambushes an active still site.


#16 - Swamp Shiners 7.23

Season 3 - Episode 3

Mark and Jeff struggle to set up their remote still site, while Josh and Bill are desperate for cash to build a new copper still. Tensions run high in the Kentucky distillery with Tim and his partner Steve, and a new moonshiner appears in Mississippi.


#17 - A Price to Pay 7.83

Season 1 - Episode 5

With the leaves falling, Moonshiner Tim makes a risky move and adds a second pot to the still site to double his profits. Tickle has a bad accident - and Agent Jesse prepares for the mother lode of all busts.


#18 - Hush Money

Season 3 - Episode 5

In North Carolina, Jeff and Mark must pay hush money to the property owner of their still site, while veteran shiner Jim Tom helps Wayne perfect his moonshine recipe. In Virginia, Tickle encounters bad luck when he starts bootlegging his own shine.


#19 - Bullet Proof 7.65

Season 4 - Episode 3

Josh & Bill pick up the pieces of their broken still. Lance tries to brew a moonshine game changer as Sheriff's Deputy Chuck closes in. Tickle gets stranded miles from civilization. Tim sets out from Kentucky in search of greener pastures.


#20 - First Run 7.38

Season 3 - Episode 6

Tickle bootlegs at night, while Wayne comes up with an ingenious drop-off plan for his own bootleggers. Equipment failure threatens the production of Tim Smith's legal moonshine, and Josh and Bill finally begin their first run of strawberry brandy.


#21 - Whiskey Burn

Season 5 - Episode 2

Mark and Digger come up with a revolutionary still design in the first weeks of shine season, during which the outlaws are eager to turn a profit before the cops close in. Josh and Bill's first run leaves a bitter taste. Jeff, Mark and Lance scope out the competition.


#22 - Moonshine Season Starts 7.31

Season 1 - Episode 1

As the season approaches, moonshiner Tim and his partner Tickle search Appalachia for the perfect site to set up his operation. Law enforcement agent Jesse Tate is on the hunt for his first big arrest, but runs into a dangerous web of counter-surveillance.


#23 - Tickle Goes Rogue 7.51

Season 2 - Episode 7

Josh and Bill find mold in their underground still; Jeff's wife and son set up a second still.


#24 - Blue Moonshine 7.45

Season 3 - Episode 7

Josh and Bill are forced back to their day jobs after their shine runs blue. Chico, under financial stress, makes a hard decision that could risk it all. Tickle struggles to keep Tim's old territory supplied. Mark and Jeff move their liquor.


#25 - Moonshine Goldmine 7.62

Season 2 - Episode 2

A breakthrough is made on Josh and Bill's underground still; Mark and Jeff build a copper still.