Celebrity Diners Club

Recipes: Valentine's Day Cocktails for Your Sweetheart

UPDATED 02/14/2013 at 09:00 AM EST Originally published 02/14/2013 at 09:00 AM EST

Recipes: Valentine's Day Cocktails for Your Sweetheart
Wild strawberry seduction (left) and Cupid's potion
Sure, heart-shaped chocolate and flowers are nice, but come Valentine's Day, we'd really love a sweet, thoughtful, romantic … beverage. (Oh, and a few other small things.)

Mark the holiday with these cocktails to complement any stage of your love life.

Cupid's Potion

• 2 oz. Herradura Silver tequila
• ¼ oz. pomegranate molasses
• ¼ oz. simple syrup
• ½ oz. lemon juice
• ¼ oz. egg white
Add all ingredients into an empty cocktail shaker. Shake to combine ingredients and emulsify the egg whites. Add cubed ice to the shaker, and shake hard. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass, and garnish with a rosebud.

Eden's Kiss

From The Project Group's Mulberry Project & Vinatta Project

• 1 oz. gin or Citron Vodka
• ½ oz. raspberry puree
• ½ oz. lemon juice
• ½ oz. honey
• 1 Dash rose water
Shake all ingredients together.

Recipes: Valentine's Day Cocktails for Your Sweetheart| Valentine's Day, Celebrity Diners Club

French 14

Courtesy of Aviation American Gin

French 14

• 1 oz. Aviation Gin
• ¾ oz. Simple Syrup
• 1 oz. Freshly pressed lemon juice
• Sparkling rose wine/rose champagne
In a pint mixing glass, add spirits and mixers. Fill with ice. Shake vigorously.
Strain into a champagne glass. Top with sparkling rose wine. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Wild Strawberry Seduction

• 2 oz. SKYY Infusions Wild Strawberry vodka
• 1 oz. fresh lemon juice
• 1 oz. apple juice
• ½ oz. honey solution
• 2 medium basil leaves
• 2 medium strawberries
Muddle basil, strawberries and lemon juice. Add remaining ingredients. Shake and double-strain into a coupe glass.

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Bindi Irwin: Remembering My Dad
  • Adam Levine's Wedding Details!
  • James Garner: 1928-2014

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine

blog comments powered by Disqus

From Our Partners

Watch It

Editors' Picks

From Our Partners