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Preptime: 4 minutes


Gin has always been a summer time favourite beverage full of complex flavours thanks to the infused botanicals. When you add a cross mixture of different flavours to gin like lime bitters, blackberry moonshine and hot spices you can up your game for great to amazing. 

This may become you summertime go-to drink… say hello to a frosty thirst quencing grilling with shine gin-shine!

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here’s how to mix-up a gin-shine by the ‘grilling with shine’ intoxoligst Sven Mcoy



  • fill a shaker with 4-5 ice cubes

  • add 2 ounces of Copperhead Distillery ‘Ol’ Biddy premium Gin’ 



  • add 1 ounce of ‘Blackberry Moonshine’



  • shake in 5 dashes of ‘Dillion’s Small Batch Distillers Lime Bitters’



  • shake in 5 dashes of ‘Tapatío Hot Sauce’

  • 3-5 grinds of frech black pepper

bottle of fancy ass tonic water


  • pour in a 20o ml bottle  of ‘Fever-Tree’ fancy-ass premium Indian tonic water

  • stir and  smeel the goodness

Sven Mcoy and Sasquatch enjoying a Gin-Shine


  • strain and pour over 4-5 ice cubes in a pint glass

  • bring to lips and enjoy!


  • 2 ounces of Copperhead Ol’ Biddy Gin

  • 1 ounce of Blackberry Moonshine

  • 5 dashes of Dillon’s Lime Bitters

  • 5 dashes of Tapatío Hot Sauce

  • 3-5 grinds of fresh black pepper

  • 200ml of Fever-Tree fancy-ass premium Indian tonic water

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cheers from the grill team at Grilling with Shine – Troy de Bois (grill master) & Sven Mcoy (intoxologist)

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sven mcoy and troy de bois hosts of grilling with shine

Grilling with Shine show hosts are the grilling and distillery enthusiasts, intoxologist Sven Mcoy (left) and grill master Troy de Bois (right).

goonie goo-goo productions presents

grilling with shine

Grilling with Shine is a road tour cooking and drinking show hosted by the grilling and distillery enthusiasts, Troy de Bois (grill master) and Sven Mcoy (intoxologist). 

Come watch how these two lifelong backwoods friends cook-up something on the grill and explore how they can use moonshine as a basic ingredient in every recipe.

goonie goo-goo productions is excited to launch this new real life adventure exploring craft distilleries, local butcher shops and markets in small towns and discovering how fun the grilling life can be.

If you have any suggestions on what distilleries we should visit or any ideas for upcoming shows on what to grill and where to drink let us know.

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