Think the days of backwoods stills and black market liquor are over? Think again: Police are still arresting moonshiners. How is moonshine made? And why are homebrewing and winemaking legal, but distilling your own moonshine isn't?
I realize some people would think that making beer is not part of survival. It is! This will become important when you are trying to keep water. Beer keeps the ability to have liquid and also has the benifit of relaxing during stressful times. It can also be used as and andesitic if necessary. neHome Distillation of Alcohol (Homemade Alcohol to Drink)