Valentine’s Day is tomorrow you guys. Yeah, tomorrow. The day after today. Like, you’ll go to bed tonight, and when you wake up…boom, V Day. You’re ready right? Yeah, you’re ready. But just in case you aren’t and you’re scrambling for ideas on how to turn the romance up to 11, we thought we’d drop a quick tip: there’s nothing sexier than a special Valentine’s Day cocktail.
That’s right. Forget about the gifts (well, maybe don’t TOTALLY forget about them, but you get my drift). The real way to wow your lovah this year is by stepping behind the pine and mixing up something that says, “Baby, you’re my everything.” Trust us, it’s a pro move. Check out these recipes below and get ready to pour a glass of love.
The French 75
A bubbly concoction of champagne and gin that’s as classy as it is delicious.
- 1 oz Gin
- 2 oz Champagne
- ½ oz Lemon juice
- 2 dashes Simple syrup
Combine gin, syrup, and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into an iced Champagne glass. Top up with Champagne. Stir gently. Garnish with a lime twist.
It’s fruity. It’s tasty. It’s pink. And drinking it proves that you really love her.
- 1 ⅓ oz Citrus vodka
- ½ oz Cointreau
- 1 oz Cranberry juice
- ½ oz Fresh lime juice
Add all ingredients into cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake well and double strain into large cocktail glass. Garnish with lime wheel.