Do you know how a Vesper Martini is prepared? 5 movie cocktail recipes

A new installment of James Bond arrives in theaters with No Time to Die and we will surely see Agent 007 drink the famous Vesper Martini. Here we bring you the 5 most popular cinema cocktails with Vodka in the history of cinema

Called agüita by the Russians, it cannot be determined whether the origin of the vodka is exactly Polish or Russian. In any case, it dates back to the beginning of the 15th century, and its production was motivated by the impossibility of producing wine in these countries where the weather is so adverse for grapes.
What we do know for sure is that, for several years, that vodka cocktails and the seventh art form a 'cinema' couple that, in the hands of Hollywood stars, has been marked by some of the figures unforgettable pictures of the big screen.

From Pernod Ricard and by the hand of Fernando Fastuca, Brand Ambassador of vodkas, they have wanted to recall five cocktails that are almost as famous as the characters they identify:

Vesper Martini – James Bond

Bond Vesper Martini Cinema Cocktails

“A shaken, but not stirred Vodka Martini.” Agent James Bond 007's drink is one of his hallmarks. The Vesper Martini cocktail is a drink created by the James Bond character in the 1953 novel 'Casino Royal' and is named Vesper after the female lead in the same book.

Ingredients:

45 ml Old Tom Gin
15 ml Absolut Elyx
8 ml Lillet white
1 twist of lemon peel
Ice

How to prepare it:

Fill a mixing bowl with ice. Add all the ingredients. Stir and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with lemon zest.

White Russian – The Big Lebowski

White Russian - The Big Lebowski

This drink, made with vodka, coffee liqueur and milk, has formed an important part of the mythical scene in which Dude is dressed in his bathrobe and with his White Russian in hand. So important was this cocktail in the film that it appeared on film nine times.

Ingredients:

40 ml Absolut Vodka
40 ml coffee
40 ml cream
Ice

How to prepare it:

Fill a tall glass with ice. Add all the ingredients.

Cosmopolitan – Sex and the City

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Throughout the film, Carrie, Miranda, Samantha and Charlotte ask for this cocktail countless times, the favorite of the protagonists of this film who, always stressed or involved in an anecdote, were looking for the perfect moment to meet and enjoy its wonderful flavor .

It is one of those drinks that has been reincarnated over the years. The vodka, blueberry and citrus mix became one of the most popular cocktails in London and New York in the 1990s.

Ingredients:

40 ml Absolut Citron
20 ml triple dry
20 ml lime juice
20 ml cranberry juice
1 twist of orange peel
Ice

How to prepare it:

Fill a shaker with ice. Add all the ingredients. Shake and strain into a cocktail glass. Decorate with orange zest.

Bloody Mary – Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Bloody Mary - Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

We can associate the Bloody Mary with national histrionics, represented by Marisa, Rosy de Palma, in Women on the verge of a nervous breakdown. Pedro Almodóvar's film in which gazpacho, and, by extension, Bloody Mary, have as particular a role as the ingredients of this cocktail.

Ingredients:

45ml Absolut Vodka
15ml tomato juice
4 squirts of hot sauce
10ml Worcestershire sauce
10ml lemon juice
1 pinch ground black pepper
1 lemon wedge
1 stick celery

How to prepare it:

Stir all the ingredients in a mixing bowl. Serve in a highball glass and garnish with lemon and celery.

Orange Whip – Blues Brothers

Orange Whip - Blues Brothers

The Orange Whip was made famous in the movie The Blues Brothers. Jake and Elwood, two musicians, decide to play again with their old band, the Blues Brothers, to help pay off a debt from the orphanage where they grew up.

Ingredients:

30 ml Absolut Vodka
60 ml orange juice
15 ml Triple dry
Orange
Ice

How to prepare it:

Fill a shaker with ice. Add all the ingredients. Shake and strain into a tall glass filled with ice. Decorate with orange.

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