TGIF Cocktail Recipe of Day: Lets Toast to the Lovers
Make your boo heart sing loudly with some delicious cocktails. If you don’t know where to start here are ten to get you going.
LOVE POTION #9
1.5 oz. CÎROC Red Berry
1 oz. Pomegranate Juice
.75 oz. Simple Syrup
.5 oz. Lemon Juice
1 Dash Bitters
Directions: Combine all ingredients. Shake, strain. Top with 2 oz. Ginger Beer
30 ml Belvedere Pink Grapefruit
20 ml Aperol
Directions: Combine all ingredients in a wine glass over ice and gentle stir. Garnish with a pink grapefruit twist.
1/3 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
3/4 oz. Gin
1/4 oz. Simple Syrup
2 dashes Rose Water
Directions: Shake Fresh Lemon Juice, Gin, Simple Syrup and Rose Water over ice. Pour into glass and top with raspberries.
Very Berry Love
1 1/2 parts Skinnygirl™ Meyer Lemon Vodka
Muddled blueberries, raspberries and strawberries
2 parts sugar-free strawberry lemonade
Splash of sparkling water
Blackberry or lemon wedge for garnish
Direction: Mix vodka, muddle blueberries, raspberries and strawberries in a glass. Top off with a splash of sparkling water and add ice. Garnish with a blackberry or lemon slice.
6 parts Sauza® Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila
2 parts JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur
40 bing cherries, pitted and stemmed
3 tbsp. agave nectar
4 parts fresh lime juice
8 parts club soda
Direction: Muddle together cherries, lime juice and agave nectar. Strain into shaker, reserve the pulp in the bowl. Add the Sauza® Blue Silver, JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur, and ice and shake to chill. Spoon 1 tablespoon of reserved cherry pulp into each glasses and fill ¾ of the way full with cocktail mixture. Top with club soda and garnish with a cherry.
Winter Love Punch
1 ½ oz. Avión Reposado
¼ oz. Lime Juice
¼ oz. Lemon Juice
¼ oz. Grenadine
¾ oz. Simple Syrup
¾ oz. Pomegranate Juice
1 tsp. All Spice
1 sprig Thyme for garnish
Directions: Combine all ingredients into a shaker excluding the all spice. Shake and strain into a glass over ice. Sprinkle all spice on top. Garnish with sprig of thyme.
SVEDKA’s Love Potion
1 1/2 parts SVEDKA Citron
3/4 parts pomegranate juice
3/4 parts defrosted lemonade concentrate 1/4 part fresh lime juice
2 drops orange blossom water (optional), sparkling wine
Directions: Combine all ingredients and shake over ice. Strain in to champagne flute prepared with red sugar rim, and top with sparkling wine.
CRUZAN ROSE KISS
2 parts Cruzan® Aged Light Rum
1/2 parts Hibiscus Liqueur
1 part Fresh Lime Juice
3 Drops Rose Water
Directions: Combine all ingredients in a shaker, shake for 15 seconds. Pour over fresh ice in a Collins glass. Top with soda water.
1 oz Dolin Bianco Vermouth.
3/4 oz Combier Pamplemouse Rose (or any grapefruit cordial)
2 dash of Grapefruit Bitters
Directions: Combine all ingredients over ice in a mixing glass, stir until well chilled, serve in a chilled cocktail coupe, twist the grapefruit peel over the cocktail, rim the glass and garnish with same grapefruit peel.
Trophy Wife- Served at JIMMY Chicago
Mae de Ouro Cachaca
Passion Fruit Puree
Directions: Combine ingredients and serve on a champagne glass