Monkey Shoulder
6.8

Monkey Shoulder

Batch 27 Smooth and Rich

ABV 40%

Classy nose somewhat let down by the palate.

Robin Laing

Specification

Monkey Shoulder

Brand

Batch 27 Smooth and Rich

Expression

Blended Malt

Type

No age statement

Age (Years)

40%

ABV

Scotland

Region/Country

Standard (Distillery or blended)

Bottling Type

Tasting Notes

Robin Laing

Taster

Nose: Strikingly aromatic; soap dish,polish, fabric cleaner,Sobranie cigarettes turning into fruit tea (hibiscus);much later sherbet and laundry.

Palate: Good balance between sweetness and perfume but fairly lightweight.

Finish: Short gin and bitters.

Comment: Classy nose somewhat let down by the palate.

Score: 6.5

Dominic Roskrow

Taster

Nose: Sherbet lemon,gooseberries,sharp and zingy.

Palate: Clean and refreshing,light and sherberty and with crisp barley notes.

Finish: Relatively short but quite more-ish.

Comment: Immaculately attired and perfectly pleasant.

Score: 7

6.8
Overall Score

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