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3 Sexy Valentine’s Drinks to Try 

3 Sexy Valentine’s Drinks to Try




Drink #1: Tickled Pink Cocktail

$$ Ingredients: 

  • 1 cup ice cubes
  • 6 tablespoons Grand Marnier or other orange liqueur
  • 6 tablespoons pineapple juice
  • 6 tablespoons Malibu Rum or other coconut flavored rum
  • 1 tablespoon grenadine
  • 1 (750 mililiter) bottle chilled Champagne

Instruction: 

Place first 5 ingredients in cocktail shaker. Shake 15 seconds, then strain cocktail into 6 Champagne glasses, divide equally. Divide Champagne among glasses and serve.

Tickled Pink Cocktail


Drink #2: Blow Pop Martini 

$$ Ingredients:

  • 16 pieces bubblegum, preferably Double Bubble, cut in half
  • 2 cups (16 ounces) vodka
  • 1 tablespoon (1/2 ounce) freshly squeezed lemon juice (from ½ lemon)
  • 1 tablespoon (1/2 ounce) freshly squeezed lime juice (from ½ lime)
  • 1 tablespoon (1/2 ounce) simple syrup
  • 1/2 egg white* or 1 tablespoon pasteurized liquid egg whites (optional)
  • 1 cup ice
  • *The egg white in this recipe is not cooked. If there is a problem with salmonella in your area omit the egg white or use pasteurized egg whites.

Instruction:

In large airtight container, combine bubblegum and vodka. Seal and allow to infuse, stirring every 6 hours, for 24 hours. Pour vodka through fine mesh strainer, discarding bubble gum.

In cocktail shaker, stir together 2 ounces bubblegum-infused vodka, lemon juice, lime juice, simple syrup, and egg white if using. Add ice and shake vigorously for 20 seconds. Strain into a chilled coupe glass.

Blow Pop Martini


Drink #3: Very Sexy Martini

$$$ Ingredients:

  • 3 Raspberries
  • 5 Mint leaves
  • 1 oz Fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz Simple syrup (one part sugar, one part water)
  • 1.5 oz Premium citrus vodka
  • 1.5 oz Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial Champagne

Instruction:

  1. In a shaker, muddle the raspberries and mint.
  2. Add the remaining ingredients except the Champagne and fill with ice.
  3. Shake, and strain into a Martini glass.
  4. Top with the Champagne and garnish with a mint spring and a raspberry.

Very Sexy Martini


HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!

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Blow-Pop Martini Cocktail

  
Candy-inspired cocktails for a crowd, featuring bubble-gum flavored vodka and sour fruit liqueur.

  • 15 Minute- Prep Time
  • 12- Servings 


Ingredients

  •  2/3 cup frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed and strained to remove solids
  •  1 1/3 cups water
  •  1 1/2 cup bubble-gum flavored vodka
  •  4 tablespoons sour apple, sour watermelon or berry blue sour liqueur
  •  12 small lollipops, unwrapped, for garnish if desired

  
Directions

Combine liquid ingredients in a large pitcher and stir well.

Refrigerate until serving time.

To serve, pour into martini glasses.

Immediately before serving, garnish each glass with a lollipop, if desired.

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Champagne Drinks

 MAKE A TOAST TO CHAMPAGNE!!!
 
 
Kir Royale

  
Mimosa

  
Black Velvet

  
Queen’s Cousin

  
Poinsettia

  
Pimm’s Royale 

  
Death In the Afternoon 

   
 

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Purple Haze Martini

  

  
Recipe: 

  • 1/2 oz. Rum
  • 1/2 oz. Tequila
  • 1/2 oz. Vodka
  • 1/2 oz. Gin
  • 1/2 oz. Chambord raspberry liqueur 
  • 1 oz. sweet & sour mix
  • Mix with 7-Up or favorite lemon-lime soda

  
Go on and try one tonight! 


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The Champear Martini

  
This has got to be the best, most refreshing bubbly drink there is!!!

   

 
Ingredients:

  • Absolut Pear Vodka (1-2 shots)
  • Champagne (fill with bubbly)
  • Garnish with pear slices 

Lower pear slices slowly so to not make champagne bubble over!

   

    

 
  

   
 
  

  

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