Hey gang, Valkor here. On November 6th, the world will be treated to the 24th film in the James Bond theatrical run – Spectre. And returning to take on the lead role is Daniel Craig to play the man who loves his cars fast, his women loose and his Martini shaken, not stirred. And speaking of martinis and in conjunction with the new film, the folks at Belvedere Vodka have a special treat for the fans – two special, collector’s edition of their famous vodka based on the latest film.
Taken from the Belvedere press release: Belvedere, the world’s original luxury vodka, is delighted to reveal the Belvedere
007 SPECTRE limited editions in celebration of its partnership with the highly anticipated 24th Bond adventure from Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, and Sony Pictures Entertainment, SPECTRE, due for release in the UK on October 26, 2015 and in the US on November 6, 2015.
Two special limited edition collector’s items celebrate the partnership with the 24th Bond adventure, SPECTRE.
The Belvedere 007 SPECTRE special edition bottle features the iconic gun barrel and 007 gun logo. Available from September at retailers around the world, the collector's item will be released in 70cl, 75cl, 1L and 1.75L.
A 007 twist has been applied to Belvedere's iconic Silver Saber bottles, known for their cutting edge, metallic aesthetic and illuminating technology. First revealed in December 2014 when it was gifted to a handful of Collectors, this fall the Belvedere 007 Silver Saber will be available at select retailers as of September in a 1.75L bottle offering.
Both bottles can also be purchased at ReserveBar.com.
President of Belvedere Vodka Charles Gibb states: “James Bond is recognized as the most admired and influential tastemaker in the world. We’re delighted that Belvedere is partnering with SPECTRE, our largest global partnership to date.”
And to help celebrate the occasion, the gang at Belevedere is sharing a martini recipe that's simple and easy to make that any fan of the films/books (or non-fan) can enjoy.
BELVEDERE SPECTRE 007 MARTINI
- 60ml (2oz) Belvedere Vodka
- 10ml (1/3oz) Dry vermouth
- 1 Sicilian green olive
- 5ml (1/6oz) Sicilian green olive brine
Directions - Gently muddle olives in base of mixing glass. Add remaining ingredients and shake hard with ice. Double strain into a chilled martini glass.
Belvedere Vodka (taken from their press release): First created in 1993, Belvedere Vodka was the first to generate a new standard for excellence in the vodka category, and established the luxury vodka category. Today, Belvedere's distinctive character and uncompromising integrity are recognized internationally by discerning vodka enthusiasts, who appreciate its all natural, additive free character. Made from Dankowskie Rye and blended with water from its own pristine source, Belvedere's taste profile is distinctively soft with a subtle sweetness and smooth, clean finish.
About Spectre: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.