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The James Bond Martini

The James Bond Martini
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1 drink Easy
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5 Ratings 

Ingredients (4)

  • 3 ounces Gordon’s gin
  • 1 ounce vodka
  • 1/2 ounce Kina Lillet
  • Green olives or twist of lemon peel
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Also known as the Vesper, James Bond orders this variation on the martini in Casino Royale. Kina Lillet is an old name for what is now Lillet Blanc.

See also our classic gin martini recipe for a simpler take.

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Instructions

  1. 1Shake the gin, vodka, and Lillet with ice; then strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with green olives or lemon peel.

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