Packaging, Brand Development, Graphic Design.
As professional bartenders with a curious spirit, we dreamt up a way to bring you craft-quality cocktails. The can you hold contains a premium Espresso Martini made with the best quality ingredients we could find.
Our Value Proposition: The Velvet Llama offers premium quality bartender-crafted cocktails to enjoy no matter where you are — or what time it is.
Picture it, London, 1981. A Super Model walks into a bar and requests a cocktail that will both “wake me up, then f*ck me up.” The bartender obliges and the first Espresso Martini is served. DISCLAIMER: This origin story is actually true.
Picture it, Tijuana, 1938. Local Lucha star Margarita The Mauler, unsatisfied with her post match cocktail sends it back and demands something with more kick. Inspired, the bartender creates the first Spicy Margarita. DISCLAIMER: This story is completely fabricated and should never be used in an argument regarding the origins of this beverage.
Picture it, Moscow, 1922. Local startender Ivan Ivanovich Is drunk on vodka when he sees a mule grazing on Egyptian ginger in Red Square. Fireworks go off in his head and the Moscow Mule is born. DISCLAIMER: This story is completely fabricated and should never be used in an argument regarding the origins of this cocktail.