Vodka may be distilled from any starch- or sugar-rich plant matter; most vodka today is produced from grains such as sorghum, corn, rye or wheat. Some vodkas are made from potatoes, molasses, soybeans, grapes, rice, sugar beets and sometimes even byproducts of oil refining or wood pulp processing.
Moreover, which vodka is made from potatoes?
Traditionally, vodka is made from grains such as wheat, rye, and barley. Some specialty vodkas would even come from corn, potatoes, and even grapes.
How do you make moonshine out of potatoes?
Pour white sugar into hot water and stir until completely dissolved. Next mix mashed potatoes into sugar water and stir until completely dissolved. Pour in tomato paste and again mix again until completely dissolved. Juice 1 large lemon and add juice to fermenter.
What is Poitin made from?
For years, poitin was illegal homemade whiskey, an Irish moonshine. The name of the formidable drink comes from the way it is made: typically in a small pot (the Irish word for pot is pota), often with fermented potatoes, malted barley or even crab apples.