Examples of firewater in a Sentence
the bartender recommended a drink made with the local firewater, a potent gin
Recent Examples of firewater from the Web
This version incorporates pineapple, allspice, falernum, spicy firewater, and a pinch of the superfood powder known as Blue Majik.
In January, Arcadia Publishing released North Carolina Moonshine, a book about the Tar Heel State’s role in firewater history, covering everything from the NASCAR connection to local moonshining celebrities.
Either is perfect with the grapefruit, lime, agave, firewater bitters and a Tajín-speckled cucumber slice.
Some say it was created for Sir Frances Drake while the more likely story is that slaves in the Cuban sugar cane fields crafted the drink from a homemade rum called aguadiente (literal translation: firewater), mint and limes.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'firewater.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Learn More about firewater
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up firewater? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).