To make Monkey 47 Sloe Gin, the best blackthorn fruits, a mythical plant related to plum, are chosen. Like the plum, blackthorn has medicinal properties to fight inflammation, relieve stomach pain and relieve kidney and bladder diseases. But not only that: blackthorn was very common during the Middle Ages; fences from this bush used to be built on the borders of farms and other properties to keep witches away.
So, we invite you to try this gin that will keep you, as the phrase says, safe and sound. Serve a glass of this dark potion of mythical origins; indulge in its complex aroma of fruit and juniper. Savor the ginger slowly with each sip. Enjoy your moment knowing that nothing bad can happen to you.
Vision: This gin is a pale red with scarlet highlights.
Nose: Monkey 47 Sloe Gin 50cl emerges from a wide aromatic palette of fruity notes of plum, pomegranate, peach and red fruits, followed by a smooth development of juniper with citrus and delicate touches of flowers.
Palate: The attack is frank and the mouth is a little bitter, a mixture of moist walnuts, undergrowth and summer fruits, with notes of spices that are slowly gaining strength. The finish is long and resembles a creamy nut pie.
PRODUCER: Monkey 47 was created in 2008 by 2 Germans in the Black Forest, its history goes back even further, when, in 1951, a Royal Air Force veteran, Montgomery Collins Briton decides to go there. install. But soon he misses the national gin and decides to create his own name in memory of a monkey adopted at the Berlin zoo. Fortunately, his recipe outlived him and it was in his honor that the new company was named.
ELABORATION: Monkey 47 Sloe Gin has this number in reference to the number of ingredients that make up this gin. Its manufacture is always carried out according to the traditional empirical method, which mixes maceration, percolation and dilution without cold treatment, which results in an authentic and unique final product.
ALCOHOL LEVEL: 29%