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Ranking James Bond Films and Pairing With Whisky

JAMES BOND FILMS Ranked and Paired with Whisky

My personal ranking of all 25 EON and Kevin McClory's James Bond film, with a whisky paired with each.

No Time To Die (2021)

NO TIME TO DIE (2021) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

M's deadly blunder and Madeleine's past throw Bond (Daniel Craig) under the bus.
Paired with Benromach Traditional Speyside Single Malt Whisky

Spectre (2015)

SPECTRE (2015) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Bond's (Daniel Craig) long lost adopted brother (Christoph Waltz) is revealed - and he's kind of a jerk.
Paired with Laphroaig 10 Year Sherry Oak Single Malt Whisky

SKYFALL (2012) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

M's (Dame Judi Dench) past comes back to haunt her as an ex-agent (Javiar Bardem) plots revenge.
Paired with GlenDronach 15 Year Highland Single Malt Whisky

QUANTUM OF SOLACE (2008) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Quantum member Dominic Greene (Mathieu Amalric) seeks to corner the Bolivan water market and Bond (Daniel Craig) chases an Algerian love knot.
Paired with Glenglassaugh Torfa Peated Highland Single Malt Whisky

CASINO ROYALE (2006) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Le Chiffre (Mads Mikkelsen), a banker to terrorists, misuses funds playing the stock market and sets up a high stakes poker game to win his client's money back.
Paired with Laphroaig 10 Cask Strength Islay Single Malt Whisky

DIE ANOTHER DAY (2002) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Bond (Pierce Brosnan) looks for a mole and ends up discovering a weapon of mass destruction built on conflict diamonds.
Paired with My Dalmore / Aberlour Highland meets Speyside Single Malt Whisky Blend

THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH (1999) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Elektra King (Sophie Marceau) is assisted by a madman (Robert Carlisle) in her goal to corner the oil market.
Paired with Talisker 10 Highland Single Malt Whisky

TOMORROW NEVER DIES (1997) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

A media mogul (Jonathan Pryce) attempts to start a war to feed his headlines.
Paired with my personal blend of Old Crow Straight Kentucky Bourbon and Basil Hayden's Dark Rye blend

GOLDENEYE (1995) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Rogue Russian group headed by a former MI6 agent (Sean Bean) looks to use a destructive satellite to bring London to its knees.
Paired with Writer's Tears Double Oak Irish Whiskey

LICENSE TO KILL (1989) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

Bond (Timothy Dalton) goes rogue and seeks revenge for his friend Felix Leiter (David Hedison).
Paired with Teeling Blackpitts Peated Irish Single Malt Whiskey

THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS (1987) // James Bond Review and Whisky Pairing

The defector (Jereon Krabbe) Bond (Timothy Dalton) helps escape is not all he appears.⁠
Paired with Glen Garioch 12 Year Old Highland Single Malt Whisky