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Monday 6 July 2015

James Bond

Top six whisky movie moments

From Ron Burgundy’s love of “Scotchy Scotch Scotch” to Bond’s dalliance with The Macallan, behind many a leading man is a strong malt whisky.

Monday, February 16th, 2015 2 Comments »

Belvedere vodka signs James Bond deal

Belvedere vodka has been announced as a drinks partner of the upcoming James Bond film Spectre.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Grace Jones cocktail launches at £9k

A cocktail with a £9,000 price tag created in honour of the James Bond actress Grace Jones has gone on sale at a London restaurant.

Monday, September 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Royal Academy celebrates the Martini

Described by Ernest Hemingway as “cool and clean”, the Royal Academy in London has put on an exhibition in celebration of the Martini cocktail.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Experts shaken and stirred by Bond’s booze intake

James Bond often drank more than four times the weekly recommended limit of alcohol, putting him at risk of tremors and impotence, researchers have said.

Friday, December 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Bollinger bucks Champagne sales drop

Bollinger has bucked a downward trend in Champagne sales worldwide, with the house achieving a 20% volume growth in the first quarter of this year according to CEO Jérôme Philippon.

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Bollinger switches to Jeroboams for R.D.

Champagne Bollinger has opted to only release the 2000 vintage of its prestige cuvée R.D. in Jeroboam.

Thursday, June 20th, 2013 No Comments »

James Bond whisky to be auctioned

A bottle of 1962 Macallan signed by Skyfall stars Daniel Craig and Javier Bardem is to be auctioned for charity next month.

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013 No Comments »

Bond gives Heineken a sales boost

Heineken’s link with James Bond and the London Olympics saw the beer enjoy a surge in volume in 2012.

Thursday, February 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Bond and booze: test your knowledge

As we await the release of the latest Bond film Skyfall, we have compiled a quick quiz to test your knowledge of 007’s taste in drinks.

Friday, October 12th, 2012 No Comments »

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