A unique collection of vintage Aston Martins forms a guard of honour to herald
the unveiling of the awe inspiring Aston Martin DB11

With one of the highest profile car launches in recent years the Aston Martin team wanted to ensure that their guests were treated with the same standards of luxury personified by their brand. Aston Martin trusted Vanilla Bean to deliver a premium level event, meeting their brief to pair quintessentially British food, drink and styling with the timeless brand values represented by their iconic cars


Finger Food

Roast beef and Yorkshire pudding served with a parsnip confit

Herb scones, creamed goats’ cheese and red onion jam

Coronation chicken lollipops served in pea shoot trays

Gin cured salmon and cream cheese finger sandwiches served from miniature hampers

Ham hock croquettes, piccalilli fluid gel

Miniature Desserts

Shots of Cox’s apple and Earl Grey trifle

Millionaire shortbread shot

Miniature scones, raspberry jam and clotted cream

Victoria squares served with fresh strawberry pippette macaroons and fresh berries

Drinks & Cocktails

English strawberries and cream martini (pippette cream)

Earl Grey tea cocktail (lemon, honey syrup and vanilla vodka served over crushed ice)

English country garden (gin, apple, elderflower, mint, cucumber & lemon)


Vintage Champagne served in stylish Art Deco glasses and specially created cocktails, perfectly complementing exquisite amuse-bouche and canapes.

The Vanilla bean team providing the perfect complement to this prestigious event.

A prestigious launch event for an iconic brand