Monkey Shoulder Scotch is a superb blended malt whisky from William Grant, made with single malts from three famous Speyside distilleries. The result is a smooth, creamy, supple, and very malty Scotch that works superbly well neat, over ice, or in whisky cocktails. This is what gives them the unfortunate name Monkey Shoulder Men. Monkey Shoulder can be consumed neat or over ice but where it excels is in mixed drinks. This is a blended scotch that drinks like a whiskey. Monkey Shoulder is a superb blended malt scotch whisky made with single malts. It's from Scotland and has 43% ABV, not for sale to persons under 18 years.