MIAMI (November 27, 2023) – No. 3 London Dry Gin announces a unique and exclusive global collaboration with luxury British luggage brand, Globe-Trotter, to debut The Martini Case. An extraordinary collaboration between two celebrated British brands, the Martini Case combines heritage craftsmanship and luxury. Limited to a global production of just 100 units priced at $2,500 each, only 40 cases will be made available for purchase in the U.S. through various channels for a limited time.
As a recipient of multiple awards including World’s Best Gin four times and the International Spirits Award Supreme Champion, No. 3 is the perfect London dry gin for all classic cocktails.
Perfected by the No.3 and Globe-Trotter teams and endorsed by master mixologist, Alessandro Palazzi, the teal and orange leather case includes the finest tools essential for crafting cocktails of the highest caliber.
"We are passionate about the pursuit of mastering perfection and are excited to partner with Globe-Trotter. Together, we've curated the ultimate Martini Case, designed to give an unrivaled traveling Martini experience and curated to show the mastery of two iconic British brands,” said Madeleine Axelsson, Global Brand Controller for No. 3. “The upcoming U.S. launch elevates the reach and impact of this remarkable collaboration."
After successfully launching in the U.K. this past June, The Martini Case will make its highly anticipated U.S. debut on November 30th exclusively online via ReserveBar, the premier online marketplace for luxury spirits. Only five cases will be available to order online. Early next year, a limited number of cases will be available on-site at luxury hotels located in key markets including Miami and Los Angeles.
"It has been a pleasure to collaborate with another brand that places such emphasis on making excellent products,” said Darius Alavi-Ellis, Marketing Director of Globe-Trotter. “We share a real focus on traditional crafts used to make brilliant, contemporary products, and we are proud that The Martini Case will take pride of place on the shelves of our customers."
No.3 also collaborated with Turkish glassware brand, Nude, to design the striking martini glasses featured in the case, which are scientifically engineered to keep martinis ice cold for almost twice as long as a classic glass.
In total, the exclusive Martini Case features:
In 2010, No.3 was crafted by Berry Bros. & Rudd, London’s oldest wine and spirit merchant,
to be the ultimate London dry gin and set a new standard of unique quality. As a trailblazer in the industry, No.3 has shattered records and established unprecedented benchmarks, forging a legacy of excellence that includes:
Berry Bros. & Rudd created No.3 Gin after two years of refining the recipe with the help from Dr. David Clutton (the only man in the world with a PHD in Gin. In 2010, the perfect dry gin was launched, named after Berry Bros. & Rudd’s London home at 3 St. James Street. No.3 is the only gin to win ‘World’s Best’ four times at the International Spirits Challenge, and the first gin ever to win the prestigious Supreme Champion Spirit. The award-winning spirit features a bright, crisp and fresh nose with an uplifting welcome of juniper. Its palate offers Juniper at the fore, supported by floral, summary notes and spicy, warm flavors of cardamom. Plenty of citrus ‘zing’ complemented by the gingery spiciness of coriander, finished with an earthy dryness of angelica.
Synonymous with great British design, Globe-Trotter Is a luxury travel lifestyle brand producing handcrafted luggage and leather collections. Established in 1897, all Globe-Trotter suitcases and travel accessories are handcrafted In Hertfordshire, England by highly skilled artisans using original manufacturing methods and machinery that date back to the Victorian era.
Globe-Trotter products have been used by an enviable client list over the years from Captain Robert Falcon Scott, Sir Winston Churchill and HM Queen Elizabeth II to Eddie Redmayne and Kate Moss.