One of America’s most infamous drinks is set to go on sale in London this week. Moonshine – the corn-based alcoholic drink – will be served behind at Ashbells Soul Bar, in Notting Hill. The basement bar/lounge which is due to open this week, has revived the once illegal liquor, which is now sold on licence by one UK distiller. Ashbell McElveen, the celebrity chef, created the Moonshine Cocktail more than ten years ago, and now serves up a trademark range of eight cocktails. "It’s hot stuff. Back home people used to drink it all summer long with lemonade, and when I created my first Watermelon Moonshine martini they just loved it, " he said.