3 Sensual Cocktails for Valentine’s Day

boulevardier cocktail recipes sensual cocktails sweet nectar valentines day

Valentines day cocktail

Plan for a cozy evening at home this Valentine’s Day with a homemade meal and love-inspired cocktails that are sure to keep you feeling warm and fuzzy. The recipes below are easy to make, and they all include fresh fruit for a crisp finish. Pair them with dinner or serve one up as a nightcap before bed, and don’t forget the garnish!

*Tip: To keep your cocktail perfectly cool through the evening, try our Beverage Chilling Stones in place of ice cubes. They’re made of 100% pure soapstone and won’t alter the flavor of your drink or scratch your glass.

Cocktails for Valentine’s Day


Love, Love, Love

5 oz. Champagne

.5 oz Aperol

1 Tbsp. Muddled raspberries

1 Tbsp. Simple Syrup

Fresh Mint and Blueberries for Garnish

Preparation

  1. Add the muddled raspberries and simple syrup to a champagne flute. Use one of our muddler kits to make your own using fresh raspberries.
  2. Pour in the Aperol.
  3. Top the cocktail with champagne.
  4. Garnish with a mint leaf and blueberries.

Boulevardier

Boulevardier

1 oz. Campari

1 oz. Sweet Vermouth

1 oz Rye Whiskey

Lemon Wedge or Orange Peel for Garnish

Preparation

  1. Add the campari, vermouth, whiskey and ice to a mixing glass and stir. You can also use a classic cocktail shaker.
  2. Strain the mixture into a cocktail glass.
  3. Garnish with a lemon wedge or orange peel and serve.

To simplify this recipe, add all ingredients to a rocks glass with ice, then stir and garnish. Et viola!


Sweet Nectar

5 oz. Sparkling Rosé

1 Tbsp. Muddled Strawberries

1.5 oz Gin

.75 oz agave

.75 oz Fresh Lemon Juice

.5 oz Pomegranate Juice

.5 oz Rose water

Rose Petal for Garnish

Preparation

  1. Add the muddled strawberries, lemon juice and agave to a mixing glass or a cocktail shaker.
  2. Pour in the pomegranate juice, rose water and gin.
  3. Add ice and stir/shake well.
  4. Strain into a cocktail glass, and add the sparkling rosé.
  5. Garnish with a rose petal and serve.

Pomegranate Benefits

The pomegranate used in our Sweet Nectar recipe adds a sharp, zesty flavor and may even be considered a sensual pick-me-up. This powerful antioxidant can help boost blood flow throughout the body. Many experts also believe it can stimulate your libido. This, in turn, promotes fertility in both men and women.

 


Older Post Newer Post


Leave a comment

Please note, comments must be approved before they are published