Bond and booze: test your knowledge

8. Which drink was invented and named by James Bond in the 1953 novel Casino Royale?

Daniel Craig drinks a Vesper Martini in Casino Royale

Answer – The Vesper Martini

The Vesper is made of gin, vodka, and Kina Lillet. Bond’s exact instructions for the cocktail are: “Three measures of Gordon’s, one of vodka, half a measure of Kina Lillet. Shake it very well until it’s ice-cold, then add a large thin slice of lemon peel.”

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