Monkey Shoulder Blended Scotch Whiskey

Monkey Shoulder Blended Scotch Whiskey

Monkey Shoulder Blended Scotch Whiskey

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Introducing Monkey Shoulder Blended Scotch Whiskey – a harmonious blend that dances on the palate with playful elegance and a cheeky twist. Crafted with passion and precision, this exceptional whiskey is a tribute to the traditional art of blending, bringing together three of Speyside's finest single malt whiskies.

Nestled in the heart of Scotland, Monkey Shoulder pays homage to the dedicated malt men who once toiled by hand, turning the malted barley with wooden malt shovels. The name itself is a nod to the occasional shoulder strain that these hardworking individuals would endure, showcasing the commitment to authenticity and craftsmanship.

This smooth and sophisticated blend presents a symphony of flavors, where vanilla and honey notes intertwine with hints of zesty orange and mellow spices. The result is a remarkably well-balanced whiskey that is approachable yet complex, making it the perfect companion for both whisky enthusiasts and those just beginning to explore the world of Scotch.

Monkey Shoulder is distinguished by its unique character, derived from the marrying process of the three selected single malts. The careful combination of Balvenie, Glenfiddich, and Kininvie whiskies results in a remarkable depth of flavor that sets this blend apart. Each cask is hand-selected by the Malt Master to ensure a consistent and exceptional quality that captivates the senses.

Whether enjoyed neat, on the rocks, or as the star of your favorite cocktail, Monkey Shoulder elevates the drinking experience. Its versatile nature makes it a delightful choice for those seeking a spirit that can be savored in any setting – from a cozy night by the fireplace to a lively celebration with friends.

Monkey Shoulder Blended Scotch Whiskey – where tradition meets innovation, and every sip is a journey through the rich tapestry of Scotch whisky craftsmanship. Unleash your playful side and discover the joy of savoring this remarkable blend, as Monkey Shoulder invites you to swing into a world of unparalleled taste and enjoyment. Cheers to the mischievous spirit within us all!

Appearance:
Golden amber in color, Monkey Shoulder presents a captivating hue that glints with warmth and sophistication in the glass.

Nose:
The aroma is a delightful medley of sweet vanilla and honey, with subtle floral undertones that invite you to explore further. As you delve deeper, notes of ripe orchard fruits emerge, accompanied by a gentle hint of oak that adds a touch of complexity.

Palate:
On the palate, Monkey Shoulder unveils a harmonious fusion of flavors. The initial sip delights with creamy toffee and butterscotch, creating a luscious sweetness that caresses the taste buds. Zesty orange peel introduces a playful citrusy twist, complemented by a gentle spiciness that adds depth and intrigue.

Finish:
The finish is smooth and satisfying, with lingering echoes of malted barley and a subtle warmth that gently fades away. The aftertaste leaves a subtle reminder of the intricate craftsmanship behind this exceptional blend, inviting you to savor the moment and anticipate the next sip.

The three malt components that form Monkey Shoulder's smooth, malty and fruity character were once derived from William Grant's three Speyside distilleries: Balvenie, Glenfiddich and Kininvie. Nowadays the recipe is a closely guarded secret, featuring an undisclosed combination of 'different' Speyside single malts.
Monkey Shoulder is a brand of Scotch whisky produced by William Grant & Sons in Scotland. Monkey Shoulder is a blended malt whisky, one of a small number of whiskies in this style. As of 2023, Monkey Shoulder is the world's third best-selling brand of Scotch whisky, trailing Johnnie Walker and The Macallan.
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.
Monkey Shoulder Scotch is a vatting of three unique single malt whiskies produced at three different Speyside distilleries: Glenfiddich, Balvenie and Kininvie.
Monkey Shoulder is a blend of Speyside single malt Scotch whiskies married together for flavor and consistency. The richness and vibrancy combine with fruity aromas and mellow vanilla, making it perfect for mixed drinks and cocktails.
Monkey Shoulder Whisky is brought to life in Speyside, Scotland, at the Kininvie Distillery. Although this distillery lacks some of the equipment that its big brothers have, as this is a blended malt, there is no need for much other than a place to blend and store, so Kininvie fits the bill nicely.

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