Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Scotch Whisky

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alc./vol:
40%

Proof:
80°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

Monkey Shoulder is a vatted malt (blended malt), made by blending three of William Grant & Sons' Speyside malts - Balvenie, Glenfiddich and Kininvie. The three 'brass' monkeys on the shoulder of the bottle represent the three malts that comprise the blend. Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 25/02/2012

Appearance

Clear richly golden yellow.

Aroma

Robust yet slightly floral, lightly sherried nose with barley water, linseed oil, candle wax, baked pear, overripe banana, vanilla custard powder and cinnamon.

Taste

Malty, very slightly sweet palate balanced by dry oak and old leather with spicy orange marmalade and ginger.

Aftertaste

Malty, spicy finish.

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