Tag: James Bond lifestyle

Deborah Lipp on Bond’s martini

The question of “shaken,” rather than “stirred,” is one commonly debated among James Bond fans.

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Origin of the vodka martini

“A dry martini,” James Bond said. “One. In a deep champagne goblet.” essential 007 brand elements, this, too, comes from the fertile mind of his creator, Ian Fleming.

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Fleming’s “generic” strategy

Henry Chancellor describes a conscious thinking on the part of Ian Fleming to create a somewhat generic physical image of the James Bond character. Why?

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