Monkey 47 is made from no less than 47 botanicals, all distilled to try and revive a long lost recipe.
Wing Commander, Monty Collins opened a guest house called Zum Wilden.
The Wild Monkey in 1951 in the Black Forest.
Monty distilled gin using local botanicals.
After he died the legend of the gin lived on.
But no records of the methods was found.
At the turn of the century a bottle of Max the Monkey gin was found…
A long with a letter describing the botanicals that were used.
With a 1/3 of the ingredients coming from the Black Forest.
Discover upon every sip a different flavour from the palette.
Monkey 47 is herbal, floral and citrusy.
Garnished with a slice of Lemon.