Moonshine goes by many names: Mountain dew, corn liquor or, as The Possum sang it: White Lightning. Whatever you call it, it's a Tennessee tradition. In our first story Miranda Cohen takes us to a gourmet cookie shop in Knoxville , where the tradition is alive and well. And being poured into some delicious baked goods.
Miranda Cohen has been a member of the Tennessee Crossroads team since January 2020, but a member of the WNPT family long before that. In 1998,Miranda had just started at FOX 17, WZTV in Nashville , when she was asked to host a Viewer Pledge Drive for Nashville Public Television. She eagerly agreed and has volunteered her time to host Pledge Drives for PBS ever since.