I was lucky to find the Lillet in the deli just down the street, so I bought a Handle of Gordan's Gin and jamees bottle of Vodka.
As Lillet is slightly different from the original Kina Lillet, you might want to add a small dash of bitters to recreate the original taste even more accurately. Bond in the next chapter, "Pink Lights and Champagne", names it the Vesper. This drink will be in heavy rotation with my other favorite drinks, including vodka gimlets and rum, scotch and Coke a Beatle drink. Strong taste going down. I will probably make use of the Lillet in other ways, though. Mark on 07 January, - Permalink reply.The Vesper or Vesper Martini is a cocktail that was originally made of gin, vodka, and Kina Lillet. Contents. [hide]. 1 Origin; 2 Contemporary versions. Variations. 3 See also; 4 Notes; 5 References; 6 External links. Origin. The drink was invented and named by Ian Fleming in the James Bond novel Casino Royale.Origin · Contemporary versions · Variations. The 'Vesper Martini' is the famous drink ordered by James Bond in both the book and the movie Casino Royale. The recipe for Bond's "Vesper" martini, as. "Vesper" cocktail. Eva Green is currently my favourite Bond girl simply for this scene. James loses his.