20 Valentine's Day Cocktails You'll Fall In Love With

Happy Valentine's Day! Is there any better way to celebrate than with a few love-laden drinks?

Click through for 20 delicious cocktail recipes that will make anyone fall madly in love:

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1. Valentines Day Cocktails

The Lady in Red, Created by Pamela Wiznitzer, USBG NY Chapter President, Seamstress NY

Ingredients:

1 ½ parts Maker's Mark Bourbon

1 part Pomegranate Juice

½ par lemon juice

Ginger Beer (chilled) to fill

Instructions:

1. Combine lemon juice, pomegranate juice and bourbon in a cocktail shaker filled with ice.

2. Shake vigorously for a minute then pour over ice in a Collins glass and top off with ginger beer; garnish with lime wheels (optional).

2. Valentines Day Cocktails

Absolut LoveBuzz

Ingredients:

1.5oz Absolut

.5oz crème de cacao

1 oz. raspberry puree

1oz. room temperature espresso

Instructions:

1. Shake all ingredients and strain into a cocktail glass.

2. Garnish with a raspberry tuille or chocolate shavings.

3. Valentines Day Cocktails

Sparkling Rose Margarita

Ingredients:

1 ½ parts Milagro Silver

¼ parts simple syrup

½ parts fresh lemon juice

¾ parts watermelon juice

2 parts rosé sparkling wine

Garnish: 1 lemon twist

Instructions:

1. Combine all ingredients, except sparkling wine, in a cocktail shaker and add ice. 

2. Shake, strain, and pour into a champagne flute. 

3. Garnish with a lemon twist. 

4. Valentines Day Cocktails

Snowconut

Ingredients:

2 oz. 1800 Coconut

1 oz. Fresh lime juice

Mint leaves (muddled)

0.25 oz. Simple syrup

0.75 oz. Coconut milk

1 tsp shredded coconut (garnish)

Instructions:

1. Muddle mint leaves in rocks glass.

2. Add all additional ingredients to shaker.

3. Shake and pour over muddled mint leaves.

4. Garnish with shredded coconut.

5. Valentines Day Cocktails

The Smoked Blossom, Created by Dudley Delhagen, 2015 DeKuyper® Cocktail Master

Ingredients:

1 part John DeKuyper & Sons™ Fleur Elderflower Liqueur

2 parts Connemara® Irish Whiskey

1/2 part Fresh Lemon Juice

1/2 part Simple Syrup

2 dashes Orange Bitters

Instructions:

1. Combine ingredients in a mixing glass with ice.

2. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.

3. Garnish with a lemon twist. 

6. Valentines Day Cocktails

SVEDKA's Bee's Holiday

Ingredients:

2 parts SVEDKA Mango Pineapple

¾ part fresh lemon juice

¾ part honey

Instructions:

1. Pour ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice.

2. Shake and strain over fresh ice into a rocks glass.

3. Garnish with a honeycomb.

7. Valentines Day Cocktails

Spicy Lime Margarita

Ingredients:

5 parts Skinnygirl® Spicy Lime Margarita

Sliced red pepper for garnish

Chili powder mixed with coarse salt for rimming in the glass

Instructions:

1. Rim a rocks glass with the chili powder mixture and pour in the margarita.

2. Garnish with a sliced red pepper.

8. Valentines Day Cocktails

The Three Five

Ingredients:

2 parts Sauza® 901® Tequila

1 part Grand Marnier®

1 part fresh lemon juice

Dash orange bitters

Dash agave syrup

Instructions:

1. Combine all ingredients in cocktail shaker.

2. Shake and strain over ice in double rocks glass.

3. Garnish with a flamed orange peel.

9. Valentines Day Cocktails

Romantic Raspberry Lemonade

Ingredients:

1 Bottle Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore

1/8 Cup Sugar

1/8 Cup Lemon Sugar

½  tablespoon Lemon Rind, Grated

1 Cup Mashed Raspberries

Instructions:

1. Combine sugar and juice in a small saucepan, bring to a boil.

2. Reduce heat and simmer for 1 minute, stirring until sugar dissolves

3. Remove from heat. Stir in lemon rind and ½ cup of mashed raspberries

4. Combine mixture and Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore in pitcher

5. Sprinkle remaining raspberries among the glasses

10. Valentines Day Cocktails

Pom Fizz, Created by Zachary Taylor, Dirty Water

Ingredients:

1.5 oz Patrón Reposado

.75 oz Lemon Juice

.5 oz Cinnamon Syrup*

1 heaping barspoon of Pomegranate Seeds

Prosecco

Instructions:

1. Build in shaker, adding tequila, juice, syrup, seeds and then ice.

2. Shake vigorously and fine strain into a champagne flute.

3. Top with Prosecco and then drop a bar spoon of pomegranate seeds into drink.

4. Add 1 dash of angostura bitters to float on top.

11. Valentines Day Cocktails

POM Fleur

Ingredients:

2 oz. freshly squeezed pomegranate juice or POM Wonderful 100% Pomegranate Juice

1 oz. vodka

1 teaspoon St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur

Instructions:

1. Stir all the ingredients over ice to chill and strain into a pre-chilled cocktail glass.

2. Garnish with a food-grade rose petal or other edible flower if roses are not available.

12. Valentines Day Cocktails

Fiery Mandarin, from lead mixologist Eddie Garcia, jade bar at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain, Scottsdale, Ariz.

Ingredients:

2 oz Absolut vodka

1 slice jalapeno

1/3 of an orange zest

1 oz cranberry juice

1/2 oz lemon juice

3/4 oz simple syrup

Instructions:

1. Muddle jalapeno, add zest and liquids.

2. Add ice, shake and double strain.

3. Serve up in chilled martini glass with jalapeno slice garnish.

13. Valentines Day Cocktails

Clos du Bois Cabernet Spice

Ingredients:

1 cup Clos du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon

1 cup orange juice, freshly squeezed

Juice of 1 whole lemon, freshly squeezed

Instructions:

1. Mix all ingredients together as a batch.

2. Shake a singular serving with ice and top off with a cinnamon stick and a maraschino cherry.

14. Valentines Day Cocktails

Cherub Cherry Martini

Ingredients:

1 lime

2 shots (1 ounce each) Cherry Flavored Vodka

1 bottle SPARKLING ICE Cherry Limeade

Instructions:

1. Fill 2 glasses with ice.

2. Squeeze half a lime into each glass.

3. Pour a shot of vodka into each.

4. Top off with SPARKLING ICE Cherry Limeade.

5. Garnish with a lime.

15. Valentines Day Cocktails

Woodbridge Cabernet Crush

Ingredients:

8 oz. Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon


2oz cold soda water


1 tsp powdered sugar


1 tsp fresh lemon juice


Cranberries or strawberries for garnish

Large ice cubes

Instructions:

1. Mix lemon juice and powdered sugar until dissolved.

2. Slowly mix in the Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon.

3. Pour over ice into your favorite glassware and top off with soda water.

16. Valentines Day Cocktails

CliQue Bar & Lounge's Apple of My Eye

Ingredients:

1 1/2 oz. Daron Fine Calvados

1/2 oz. St. George Spiced Pear Liqueur

1 oz. Unfiltered Apple Juice

1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice

1/2 oz. Spiced Honey Syrup

Instructions:

1. Add all ingredients into mixing tin. Add ice and shake vigorously.

2. Then double strain with tea strainer, into martini coupe.

17. Valentines Day Cocktails

Altos Reposado Romance

Ingredients:

2 parts Altos Reposado

0.5 part freshly squeezed lime juice

0.5 part Agave Syrup

4 Chunks of Pineapple

3 Raspberries

3 Raspberries & Lime Wedge

Instructions:

1. Muddle & build up

18. Valentines Day Cocktails

X’s & O’s, Created by Rosemarie Ruiz, Cole’s

Ingredients:

1.5 oz Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa

.5 oz Roca Patrón Reposado

.75 oz Homemade Cinnamon-Orange Blossom Syrup*

.75 oz Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice

2 oz Pilsner

8 Dashes Angostura Bitters

Chocolate Orange Garnish*

Instructions:

1. Combine all liquid ingredients in cocktail tin.

2, Add one cube of ice and shake until cube dissolves.

3. Strain into large-footed Snifter glass.

4. Top with crushed ice and chocolate-dipped orange.

19. Valentines Day Cocktails

Pink Panther, Courtesy of Beauty & Essex

Ingredients:

1.5 oz Hendricks

.5 oz St.Germain

1 oz Pink Peppercorn Syrup

.5 oz Lemon Juice

Shaken Hard

Martini Glass

.75 Lemon Juice

.75 oz Peach Puree

Instructions:

1. Combine all ingredients, mix, and pour.

20. Valentines Day Cocktails

Beeting and Bleeding Margarita, Courtesy of Diamond Horseshoe

Ingredients:

2 oz. Tequila

1 1/2 oz of Homemade Sour Mix

1/2 oz of Muddled Beets

3/4 oz of Blood Orange Juice

Instructions:

1. Mix and garnish with salt, Sugar and cocoa 1/2 rim and a heart-shaped beet.