Planning a romantic dinner this Valentine's Day? Great drinks can complement your meal and give you a chance to impress by showing off your cocktail mixing skills. These recipes are very easy to follow and contain aphrodisiacs like chocolate and strawberry.
Have fun with the cocktails you create by embellishing them with garnishes and side dishes that fit the mood. Carve fruit into heart shapes or dip strawberries in melted chocolate, even a heart-shaped candy with a cute message is a fun... addition.
More Valentine's Day Drinks
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Love flavors: marula, lychee
Tempting? Yes! The Amarula & Eve is a delicious cocktail that mixes Amarula Cream with citrus, lychee and grapefruit for an unbelievable delight.
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Love flavors: passion fruit, orange
Clementine is the featured fruit of this vodka cocktail. You will also find a little passion fruit and pineapple to sweeten the mood. Did I forget to mention that there is even a little spice inside?Continue to 5 of 9 below.
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Love flavors: strawberry
A dessert within itself, this cocktail will surely have you and your valentine Floating on Cloud 9. The only drawback is that you have to deal with the whirl of a blender. That is only momentary and the mix of whipped cream vodka in a creamy, strawberry smoothie is worth it!
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Love flavors: cranberry, honey
So sweet and so innocent, we need to throw a mocktail into the mix! The Berry Sweetheart is simply a delightful combination of cranberry, apple and honey that is just lovely.
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Love flavors: blackcurrant, wine or Champagne
The Kir is a timeless wine cocktail and it is a lovely and simple addition to any lover's celebration. It is quite simple, just pour creme de cassis in a wine glass and top with your favorite white wine. If you choose Champagne, then you have a Kir Royale.
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Love flavors: strawberry, chocolate
Madame Ruth's love potion has nothing on this one! Think boozy strawberry smoothie with a hint of chocolate and you will have an idea of this Love Potion #9. Be sure to pick up a bottle of strawberry vodka because you're going to need it!Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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Love flavors: raspberry, Damiana herb (Agavero), passion fruit
The name says it all! Bésame is Spanish for 'kiss me'. It is a fruity, refreshing drink with muddled raspberries and lime topped with passion fruit juice and Agavero and Chambord liqueurs. If this doesn't win you a kiss, I don't know what will!