If you’re wanting to spice up your Valentine’s Day with some special cocktails, there are countless options out there. Here are some of the best drinks for Valentine’s Day.
What better way to make Valentine’s Day extra special than to make a Sweetheart for your sweetheart. This floral version of a Cosmo includes one ounce of rose petal liqueur, one ounce of vodka, 1 ¾ ounces of cranberry juice, and ½ ounce of lime juice mixed with ice and strained into a chilled glass. Garnish with fresh flowers for the perfect vibe!
Chocolates and Valentine’s Day are synonymous, but skip the candy aisle and make your love this delicious concoction. Start by drizzling chocolate syrup in the bottom of a martini glass. Next, use a martini shaker to mix 1 cup of ice, 4 ounces of Bailey’s Irish Cream, 4 ounces of chocolate liqueur, 8 ounces of vodka, and 3 tablespoons of chocolate syrup. Shake and strain into the glass.
Sex on the Beach
Embrace your wild side on with this Valentine’s Day drink. Mix ice, 1 ½ ounces vodka, ½ ounce of peach schnapps, ½ ounce Chambord, 1 ½ ounces orange juice, and 1 ½ ounces cranberry juice before straining into a highball glass with ice. Feel free to vary it up by subbing pineapple juice for the orange juice.
February 14th is filled with pink so why not add to the ambiance with the aptly named Pink Lady? Using a cocktail shaker, combine ½ ounce of applejack, 1 ½ ounces of gin, juice from ½ a lemon, a dash of grenadine, and one egg white. Shake vigorously for ten seconds before adding ice and shaking for another 10 seconds. Strain into a chilled glass and garnish with a cherry.
Between the Sheets
Making this delicious Valentine’s Day drink for your lover will guarantee them a true treat. Combine ice, one ounce of cognac, one ounce of light rum, one ounce of triple sec, and juice from ¼ a lemon into a shaker. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a slice of an orange.