Gin Monkey 47 - Black Forest Distillers
- Distillery: Black Forest Distillers
- Origin: Germany
- Alcohol volume: 47%
- Format: 0.75 L
- Moment to taste it: Parties
- Blowup Rating : 8/10
The Gin Monkey by Black Forest Distillers is a distillate of great excellence produced in Germany . This Gin stands out for the long list of ingredients that compose it. In fact it is the result of 47 botanicals infused in alcohol including: angelica root , acacia flowers and cranberries from the Black Forest, and more juniper , pepper , coriander , rose hips , lemon balm and finally nutmeg .
Gin Monkey has a light color and the nose expresses woody , citrus , dried plum and nutmeg scents. The enveloping notes of juniper are in symbiosis with hints of pine , peppermint , lavender and eucalyptus , pepper , fennel seeds , star anise , citrus and cranberries . Gin Monkey is ideal for gin and tonics accompanied with tonic water.
Gin Monkey is macerated with plant ingredients in ethanol , then the distillation and aging takes place in traditional terracotta containers so as to keep the aromas intact. The distillate is then diluted with Black Forest spring water until it reaches 47 degrees. It does not undergo cooling and filtering treatments, to fully preserve all the aromas.