Monkey Shoulder

Blended Scotch Whisky

Most recent reviews of 9:

Tasting notes by Volks on 6th Aug 2014
Batch 27 75/100

Tasting notes by tjb on 30th Nov 2013
Go to blend 80/100

Average rating

75

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This score was calculated from 9 reviews and 22 ratings by the community.

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - Batch 27

    By Volks on 6th Aug 20142014-08-06T00:22:00

    75

    This is a release from William Grant and sons, featuring Glenfiddich, Balvenie and Kininvie (a silent still which is yet to release any distillery bottlings i believe). Super cheap and pretty tasty. … read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - Go to blend

    By tjb on 30th Nov 20132013-11-30T21:53:00

    80

    I had heard friends say good things about this blend. It is a blended malt made from 3 different single malts from The Balvenie, Glenfiddich and Kininvie. The nose is inviting with vanilla, honey, s… read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - An Affordable Blend

    By mosis522 on 15th Mar 20132013-03-15T05:33:00

    80

    I have heard some people talk about a certain whisky & although it may not the the best whisky they have had, it has a memory or a sentimental feeling when they drink it. For me this is one of these w… read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - March Whisky Club Meets Dram 1!

    By SquidgyAsh on 7th Mar 20132013-03-07T13:48:00

    72

    Our whisky club just met up this last weekend for our monthly whisky tasting. Normally it is 4 or 5 of us, however due to work and other unforeseen circumstances coming up it was going to be just 3 of… read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - Emmanuelle without being dangerous

    By Rantavahti on 18th Feb 20132013-02-18T08:11:00

    75

    Monkey Shoulder is a blended malt mix of Glenfiddich, Balvenie and Kininvie, bottled by William Grant & Sons. The name comes from an temporary injury suffered by distillery malt men when turning the b… read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - Great nose, palate is not in par

    By galg on 25th Jul 20122012-07-25T08:22:00

    79

    Nose: This one has a great nose! with a lot of vanilla, pears, sweet malty goodness, wood spices and a dash of Cinnamon. Palate: The palate is a bit rough in my opinion : It’s quite malty, creamy but not… read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - Triple Malt

    By markjedi1 on 13th Jun 20122012-06-13T12:19:00

    80

    Monkey Shoulder is a blended malt, consisting of three single malts, hence the Triple Malt neck label and the three monkeys on the shoulder of the American looking bottle. It is created with Glenfiddich,… read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - Monkey Shoulder

    By weiwei1467 on 3rd Jul 20112011-07-03T13:32:00

    66

    When you approach it, you can smell a fresh citrusy sense to it. Then when you taste it, it has a very light sense of freshness you would typically find in the lowlands. After which the slightest oily … read more

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  • Monkey Shoulder Blended Malt Whisky - From Red Bull and Vodka to Malt Whisky In One Easy Step

    By Kalekas on 17th Feb 20102010-02-17T18:07:00

    65

    Again, I apologise for a non standard review. I could strain to identify notes, and florals, and God knows what else in my favourite whiskies, but I remember the occasion for a dram longer than the pr… read more

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