Cupid’s Cocktails

Art of the Cocktail, Beer & Cocktails, Drink, Holidays

This post comes to us courtesy of Samantha Hobbs Chulick, blogger at Cashmere Fog.

 

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I wanted to honor the “holiday of love” with a few of Cupid’s favorite cocktails. When it comes to the most romantic day of the year, two colors come to my mind: pink and red.

 

The color pink represents both femininity and delicate charm. To make your evening blush, I have two suggestions – the “Tickled Pink” cocktail which blends gin with some Angostura bitters and a refreshing rosé spritzer.

 

Fiery and flamboyant, red is a color that incites passion. Make a flute of Champagne go rouge with a couple dashes of rose syrup, creating a fragrantly festive and boldly hued concoction. This February, show your sweetie how you feel by mixing up one of the below cocktails. Cheers!

 

Tickled Pink Cocktail

 

This drink will get you thinking pink!

 

2 ounces gin

3 to 4 dashes Angostura bitters

 

Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes. Shake well and then strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Serves 1.

 

Rosé Spritzer

 

This wine-centric cocktail says “I love you” with style.

 

4 ounces rosé wine

4 ounces sparkling water

 

Mix wine and sparkling water together over ice. Pour into a wine glass and serve. Serves 1.

 

Rosy Champagne Cocktail

 

This cocktail is sure to induce scarlet fever!

 

4 ounces Champagne

2 to 3 dashes rose syrup

 

Pour champagne into flute. Add a couple splashes of rose syrup and enjoy! Serves 1.

 

About the author: Samantha is a graduate student studying food & wine writing in the Midwest. Originally from California, her work has appeared in Santa Barbara Magazine, Vox Magazine, The Columbia Missourian, and Farm Journal. She has also been featured on her local NPR station as a wine expert. She believes that every girl should always have a bottle of bubbly in her fridge – in case of emergencies and impromptu celebrations.

6 comments about “Cupid’s Cocktails

  1. Maria

    I make a great drink. Scarlet orange Italian Soda 3 ounces, 2 ounces vanilla flavored vodka (Sky), 2 ounces sparkling water, shake the 4 ingredients with ice. Pour in a pretty serving glass of choice. Serves 2.

    Reply
  2. Valentines Pink and Black - Busy Vegetarian Mom | Busy Vegetarian Mom

  3. Cocktails in Atlanta: OrganiX Style! |

  4. Taste Of Atlanta: OrganiX Style! |

  5. Waicineatty

    vuUcv [url=http://collectionsacguess.weebly.com]collection sac guess[/url] XjoQtd QgvJdr [url=http://boutiqueisabelmarant.weebly.com]boutique isabel marant[/url] SlgPhx CexJmi [url=http://isabelmarantprix.weebly.com]isabel marant chaussures[/url] QzfAyt UluYtu [url=http://sacsamainsguess.webnode.fr]sacs a mains guess[/url] VhgQgf ShrYgf [url=http://sacoche-longchamps-fr.webnode.fr]longchamp pas cher[/url] SgdIis UkkIgb [url=http://collection-isabel-marant-fr.webnode.fr]collection isabel marant[/url] LtqYpl
    LDDP [url=http://longchampcuir.weebly.com/]longchamp cuir[/url] lcEqd QkeJsj MlbJxl WocZoc[url=http://isabelmarantsneakersoldes.weebly.com/]isabel marant soldes[/url]ZcgZgk [url=http://basketisabellemarant.weebly.com/]isabel marant[/url] FiaUrrV [url=http://guesscollection.weebly.com/]guess soldes[/url]bbXfc Blc[url=http://sacslongchamp.ucoz.com/]sacs longchamp solde[/url] WpvLqyOok Pu [url=http://longchamp2013.ucoz.com/]longchamp cheap[/url] bWao xYaw
    CgmVng[url=http://longchampsacspliage.weebly.com]sac longchamp le pliage[/url] KgqEzq WmgEva [url=http://sneakers-isabel-marant.weebly.com]isabel marant chaussures[/url] UdeLux LqqNeb[url=http://longchamplepliagesacs.weebly.com]longchamp le pliage[/url] JmlOyk UxbLse [url=http://sneakersisabelmarantsolde.weebly.com]isabel marant chaussure[/url] FlvJie OnkSim [url=http://sackorsmichaelkors.weebly.com]sac kors michael kors[/url] QkrVqc RtgWxe [url=http://longchamplepliagefrance.weebly.com]longchamp pliage solde[/url] KqhUln
    If you love designer [url=http://isabellemarantchaussures2013.devhub.com]chaussures isabelle marant[/url] and also have several lounging around the house the best of both worlds along with consign [url=http://saclongchamppliagesolde.devhub.com]longchamp le pliage[/url]. A good thing regarding consignment [url=http://sacsmichaelkorsfr.weebly.com]michael kors sac pas cher[/url] made in your product sales and get additional designer [url=http://guessfemmefr.weebly.com]guess sac[/url], and that means you get a certain percentage from the purchase from the [url=http://longchamppascherfr.weebly.com]longchamp pliage pas cher[/url] these people handle all the aspects of selling your own handbag for you. The benefit to utilizing a consignment shop.

    Reply
  6. Happy Valentine Day from Actor Rick Pantera (exclusive photograph) - RickPantera.com Rick Pantera's Fabulous Fan Pages RickPantera.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *