The new Velaa Vintage Cocktail menu, available at Avi, the vibrant poolside bar that also overlooks the Indian Ocean, offers guests the most extravagant way to enjoy a drink in luxurious surroundings. Available from November 2015, the collection of six cocktails will be on every connoisseur’s bucket list, showcasing the craftsmanship of extremely rare liquors, of which there are only a limited amount of bottles left in the world.
With prices starting from USD$1,230, the unique concoctions are made with price-hiking ingredients including the Guy Lheraud, Vieil-Armagnac “Baron Gaston Legrand” 1888 costing USD$1085 for a 40ml shot. The most premium cocktail – the Lucky & Al – mixed using Salon Champagne 1988, which can cost more than USD$1600 per bottle, and rare 1930’s Guy Lheraud, Vieil Armagnac comes with a USD$6,530 price-tag.
History in a glass - the cocktails celebrate vintages from bygone years - using the finest vintage Ports, Cognacs and Armagnacs, such as Guy Lheraud, Vieil a unique 1930’s vintage as the base liquors for each drink.
As part of an impressive list of cocktails at the Avi bar, The Vintage Cocktails are offered to guests that want to toast momentous occasions, these truly deluxe creations are more than just a beverage and are once-in-a-lifetime experiences, exclusively available at Velaa Private Island.
Vintage Cocktail Menu
The Goal of 1934 (USD$2,090)
A Good Year Cocktail (USD$1,930)
Lucky & Al (USD$6,530)
The Belle Époque (USD$4,285)
Eiffel Tower (USD$2,470)
Fly me to the Moon (USD$1,230)
The dedicated mixology team at Velaa has developed their first-class repertoires for these fine aged cocktails and aim to transport guests back in time to the prohibition years in New York or Chicago.