James Eadie is an independent bottler of single malt and blended Scotch whisky. James Eadie has a long and rich history of making blended Scotch Whisky and even had his own brewery in 1854. His blended Scotch is called “X”. His great-great grandson, Rupert Patrick decided to revive his blended Scotch and also started bottling single malts. He tracked down Mr. Eadie’s ledgers and was able to recreate the blend. Norman Mathison is now their blender.

Benrinnes Distillery is owned by Diageo, most of the production at Benrinnes goes into blended whiskies such as Johnnie Walker, J&B, and Crawford’s 3 Star. Most of the Benrinnes single malt is released through independent bottlings, with the only official single malt being the Flora and Fauna 15-year-old. They are a distillery that still utilizes worm tub condensers which tend to give the whisky a heavier weight and mouthfeel.


Cask No. 361162 | Disitlled on January, 21st 2010, Bottled in 2022 | Finished in Refill Oloroso Sherry Hogshead, European Oak for 19 months

Brand Tasting Notes: The nose has deep caramel, baking spices, and burnt sugar. The palate is creamy and rich with layers of caramel, toffee, roasted nuts, and a long lingering finish.

  • Bottle Size750
  • DistilleryBenrinnes
  • StyleSingle Malt Scotch
  • RegionSpeyside
  • Age12
  • ABV53.3%
  • No. of Bottles170
  • Year Bottled2022
  • Country of OriginScotland
  • Cask StrengthYes
  • BottlerJames Eadie
  • Cask TypeRefill Oloroso Hogshead
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