Classic Cocktails from Classic Movies
All classic movies that define class, style and sophistication have one thing in common – Cocktails. We remember these cocktails every time we think of these movies and vice versa! Let’s recount some of the most legendary ones.
For years, Britain's most famous spy preferred the Vodka Martini. This classic martini comprises of vodka and vermouth, and should be shaken and not stirred just the way James Bond preferred. Another legendary 007 cocktail is a classic blend of Gin and Vodka called Vesper. This signature cocktail consists of Gin, Vodka & Lillet Blanc. Pay tribute to Bond by sipping this cocktail chilled.
Learn how to make this one as no woman can forget the famous Carrie Bradshaw's fruity Cosmo. This evergreen cocktail was as famous and the show itself & soon became the most preferred drink in the 90s. This legendary cocktail is a combination of Vodka, Limejuice, Cointreau and Cranberry juice.
Cult classic, The Big Lebowski is responsible for the White Russian. In most scenes, the movie's lead character is sipping this cocktail, which comprises an unusual mix of Vodka, Kalhua & heavy cream.
Late beauty queen Marilyn Monroe mixed up Whiskey, sweet vermouth & Angostura Bitters forming the strangest yet famous cocktail Manhattan in the classic comedy Some Like It Hot.
The Screwdriver - a classic cocktail that shot to fame in 1980's classic Airplane! This cocktail is a simple blend of Vodka with orange juice and a glass full of ice.
Mojito, a heavenly cocktail and a hot favorite among Indians. This fun cocktail is a blend of White Rum, crushed ice, fresh mint leaves and soda water stirred and served in a glass. Famous amongst celebs this cocktail was Johnny Depp's poison in The Rum Dairies.
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