20 Valentine’s Day Cocktail Concepts
Staying in and getting cozy on Valentine’s Day positively has its perks! We’re pondering cocktails, snacks, and a kind of films you’ve seen 1,000,000 occasions … your favourite rewatch.
When you can’t resolve what sort of cocktail to make at residence, we’re sharing 20 concepts on this publish. Many of those recipes are fairly shades of pink and purple, however we’ve additionally included some enjoyable basic cocktails with distinctive flavors.
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We’re additionally sharing some snacks, appetizers, and desserts to pair together with your cocktails on the finish of this publish. Cheers!
Rhubarb Ramos Gin Fizz
This pink Ramos gin fizz is a mixture of citrus, orange blossom water, cream, and do-it-yourself rhubarb syrup. It’s a scrumptious because it appears to be like.
Traditional Manhattan Cocktail
You possibly can’t go improper with a basic Manhattan. This recipe mixes American whiskey and Italian vermouth with just a few dashes of fragrant bitters. Don’t neglect the Luxardo maraschino cherry!
Fruit and Tonics
Right here’s a enjoyable cocktail concept; make infused ice cubes utilizing your favourite pureed fruit. Because the ice melts, it can add all of that scrumptious fruit taste to your gin and tonic.
Chocolate-Lined Strawberry Jello Pictures
We made an epic jello shot recipe based mostly on our love for chocolate-covered fruit. These chocolate strawberry jello pictures can be so enjoyable to share with somebody.
Simple Cosmo Recipe
A simple, balanced cosmopolitan recipe (not too candy, not too bitter) of Citron Vodka, lime, and cranberry juice. And the colour is clearly excellent for Valentine’s Day.
Orange Cranberry Margarita
Use our do-it-yourself margarita combine recipe to make a batch of orange cranberry margaritas. This drink is completely tart and refreshing—and Elsie’s favourite!
Glowing Spiced Pear & Ginger Cocktail
Don’t be fooled by the title—this pear and ginger cocktail might be made has 4 substances, and it’s excellent for a flowery event. Simple and delish!
The right way to Make a Traditional Negroni
A Negroni is a basic aperitif, which means it’s excellent earlier than or after an enormous meal … and particularly on Valentine’s Day. Cheers!
Love the mixture of mint and chocolate? Look no additional than the grasshopper cocktail. This scrumptious concoction might be loved frozen, too.
Talking of frozen, this cherry-topped rosé slushee is so straightforward to make and it reminds us of a boozy snow cone.
Rose Pomegranate Martini
Right here’s a novel martini infused with rose tea, pomegranate juice, and recent mint. When you’re feeling fancy, you possibly can even make a rose petal garnish on your cocktail glass!
Smoke and Cinnamon Outdated Usual
This smoke and cinnamon quaint is a novel spin on a basic quaint. The smoke taste is created utilizing a kitchen torch to burn a cedar board (to entice within the smoke within the glass).
Hibiscus Bitter With Coronary heart Garnish
If there was an official Valentine’s Day cocktail, it might be the hibiscus bitter. You must add the guts stencil, although—it’s a straightforward approach to make this drink extra lovey dovey!
Do-it-yourself Strawberry Margaritas
Whilst you can completely seize strawberry margarita combine on the retailer, it solely takes a couple of minutes to make a recent batch at residence. It’s so a lot better!
Rosé Soaked Gummy Bears
How enjoyable would these boozy gummy bears be for a “Galentine’s” get together? You should utilize any gummy bear taste and your selection of rosé or glowing white wine to soak them in.
Spiked Peppermint Mocha Milkshake
What’s Valentine’s Day with out chocolate? This wealthy and decadent chocolate milkshake is spiked with espresso liqueur, peppermint schnapps, and a complete sweet cane.
White Wine Apple Spritzer
When you’re going to get pleasure from a refreshing white wine spritzer on an important day, you have so as to add a fairly rose-shaped apple to the glass. So fancy!
Grown Up Strawberry Shortcake Shake
This recipe makes two boozy strawberry milkshakes—excellent for a Valentine’s Day evening in. Did we point out that the rim is made out of crumbled shortcake?
You solely want three substances to make a mouthwatering peach bellini: peach puree, Prosecco, and some raspberries (to provide it that attractive barely pink coloration).