3 Drinks that got famous from movies and series

1. White Russian - The Big Lebowski

Released in 1998, The Big Lebowski is one of the best comedies ever, starring Jeff bridges as Jeff "The Dude" Lebowski, and is described by the narrator as “the laziest man in Los Angeles County.”

One day, a couple of thugs mistakenly rough up the Dude because a wealthy LA plutocrat with the same name has a high-spending young wife who owes them some money.

Throughout the movie, the dude is always with a White Russian or "the Caucasian" as he calls it, making this drink one of the most iconic cocktails of all time.

2. The Old Fashioned - Mad Man

Mad Men is a TV show in 1960s New York, where Don Draper struggles to stay on top of the heap in the high-pressure world of Madison Avenue advertising firms. Aside from being one of the top ad men in the business, Don is also a family man, the father of young children.

His drink of choice was the Old Fashioned, and although this cocktails was already popular before the show, its presence in this series only contributes to the increase of its popularity.

3. Vesper Martini - James Bond

The Martini is one of the most well known cocktails of all time, and thats only because of James Bond, this drink is a true classic as the movies are.

The Vesper martini was created by the author of the James bond books, and got famous in Fleming's first James Bond novel “Casino Royale” published in 1953.

Its recipe is explained by James Bond on the book “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. Got it?".