While Sandra Bullock’s ease of acting can oftentimes appear effortless, the notion of drifting in space sounds like a pretty horrible reality to immerse yourself in. But it paid off – with 10 Oscar noms under its belt, Gravity appears to be floating into the award season. Newport, Rhode Island’s 100-plus year old Vanderbilt Grace created this drink to make you feel light as air while toasting to Bullock, Clooney, and their astro-comrades.  


  • 2 Ounce Absolut vodka
  • 1 Ounce peach liqueur
  • 2 Ounce orange juice
  • Dash of Grenadine
  • Dash of Blue Curacao
  • 1 Ounce St. Germaine


Step 1:

Pour a teaspoon of grenadine into a martini glass.

Step 2:

Pour the vodka, pear puree, and St. Germaine into an ice-filled shaker.

Step 3:

Shake and strain into the martini glass

Step 4:

Using a barspoon held over the glass and flipped so the rounded bottom is facing up, gently pour a small portion of the Blue Curacao over it so that it floats on top of the drink.

Step 5: