Valentine’s Day Cocktails

When you think about a stereotypical evening on Valentine’s Day, odds are the word ‘wine’ pops into your head. But, what if you aren’t a wine lover, or simply want to put a new twist on a drink that will better compliment your meal plans? Or maybe you’re spending this Valentine’s Day with the girls and a punch bowl would be the perfect addition to the night. Take a look at these cocktail ideas that will keep your evening festive, fruity and refreshing.

The Sweetie Martini

Looking for something smooth that will take place of your favorite dessert? This easy-to-make martini is as creamy as it is festive. Here’s what you need:

  • 2 ounces vanilla vodka
  • 2 ounces Godiva white chocolate liqueur
  • 1-ounce amaretto liqueur
  • 1/2 ounce grenadine
  • 2 ounces half and half
  • Honey and sprinkles for garnish

Simply shake it all up, pour into a glass and garnish with honey and your best sprinkles. This is sure to be a crowd-pleaser!



The Strawberry Bellini

Looking for something with a little more fizz? This cocktail is as bubbly as it is bursting with flavor. Here’s what you need:

  • Strawberries, water and sugar (for 4 ounces strawberry syrup)
  • 8 ounces Prosecco

The real trick to this process is making your own strawberry syrup; simply muddle your strawberries, add in a cup of sugar and mix in one cup of water until it’s at the desired consistency. Fill 1/3 your champagne glass with syrup and top it off with some yummy prosecco!

Are you looking for the perfect home where you can hold the date night of your dreams? Or maybe just a house with a great kitchen for entertaining family and friends? I can help with the entire process in order to make sure it’s as stress-free and exciting as possible! Reach out to me today to get started with a FREE home valuation!


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Courtney Dudek Licensed Real Estate Salesperson


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