Monkey 47 Black Forest Sloe Gin

Monkey 47

Monkey 47 (0,5l, 29 % vol., roughly $60) is an extraordinary gin, distilled by Christoph Keller for Alexander Stein of Black Forest Distillers, using an old recipe with exactly 47 ingredients plus the super soft water of an own source at the Black Forest. The spirit has been awarded Gold Medal – Best in Class – Gin worldwide, IWSC, London 2011 and a Gold Medal at World Spirits Award, 2011. This is a special unfiltered version distilled only once a year with the additional use of sloe (blackthorn) fruits. ❚