Fuel Your Guests' Love Tales with Romantic Cocktails
The magical and romantic day in honor of St. Valentine is finally upon us. Whether people are celebrating in honor of love or spite, rest assured, they'll be looking for a place to let their hair down. Therefore, you should do everything in your power to pull them into your bar. Here we’ve put together a list of festive cocktails that will both satisfy the lovers and keep the haters cheerful this Valentine’s Day.
1 ½ oz. SKYY Infusions Vanilla Bean
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice and shake vigorously for 10-15 seconds. Pour into a coupe glass.
6 oz. Strawberry Soda
Combine the soda, vodka, orange liquor, and bitters in a highball glass. Stir and add ice. Garnish with an orange wedge.
¾ ounce chilled Koval Rose Hip Liqueur
In a shaker with ice, add Rose Hip Liqueur and Martin Ray Pinot Noir. Do not shake. Strain into a flute. Top with Gruet Blanc de Noirs. Garnish with long grapefruit twist inside glass.
Romeo and Juliet
1 1/2 oz. Patron Silver tequila
Fill a cocktail shaker with ice; add tequila (or Absolut Apeach), Grand Marnier, cherry liquor and peach juice. Shake vigorously for 10 seconds and pour into a chilled fluted glass or large martini glass. Place orange spiral on the lip of the glass so it drapes down the side.
½ oz. Camarena Silver Tequila
Combine all liquids, except Champagne, in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into chilled Champagne flute and top with brut Champagne.
1 ½ oz. X-Rated Fusion Liqueur
Shake X-Rated and SKYY Infusions Cherry over ice. Strain into a martini glass. Slowly add a dash of Grenadine so that it sinks to the bottom. Garnish with a cherry with a knotted stem.
1 ½ oz. Avión Reposado
Muddle blackberries and brown sugar in shaker. Add all ingredients and shake. Double strain and pour into a glass over ice. Garnish with 1 blackberry and a lemon wheel.
Crème de Vanilla
2 ½ oz. SKYY Infusions Vanilla Bean
Pour all ingredients into a blender, and fill up 3/4 of the tin with ice. Blend on Medium-High for approximately 15 seconds. Pour into small snifter. Garnish with milk chocolate shavings and vanilla beans.