Whether you have big plans to dine out this Valentine’s Day, or you’re planning a cozy night at home, It’s always fun to add new cocktail recipes to your lineup. Our Sonesta mixologists have been hard at work coming up with Valentine’s Day #liquidart for you to enjoy, and we hope you’ll give one (or all!) of the below drinks a try!
Açaí Berry Cosmo
2oz Van Gough Açaí Blueberry Vodka
.5oz Orange Liqueur
.5oz Raspberry Liqueur
1.5oz Cranberry Juice
Combine vodka, liquors, and juice in a shaker full of ice. Shake and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with lime wedge and blueberries.
1 oz. Macadamia nut liqueur
1 oz. Coconut rum
3/4 oz. Pineapple juice
1/4 oz. Lime juice
3 bar spoons Coconut cream
Garnish: Candied pineapple, Luxardo cherry, Coconut shavings
Combine liqueur, rum, lime juice, and coconut cream. Serve over ice, garnished with pineapple, cherry, and coconut shavings.
Smoked Old Fashioned
1 1/2 oz. Bourbon
2-3 dashes Angostura bitters
2 Teaspoons Simple syrup
Garnish: Sugar baked orange wheel, Luxardo cherry
Combine bourbon, bitters, and simple syrup. Serve on the rocks, garnished with orange wheel and cherry.
1 1/2 oz. Gin
3/4 Lemon Juice
3/4 Raspberry syrup
2 to 3 oz. (enough to top the glass) Sparkling wine
Garnish: Raspberry, Lemon twist
Combine gin, lemon juice, and raspberry syrup. Pour into Champagne flute and top with sparkling wine. Garnish with raspberries and a lemon twist.