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Sweet and seductive Valentine's Day cocktail recipes

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V-Day party drinks

Whether you're hosting a Valentine's Day party or just want a fancy cocktail (or three) for you and your guy to enjoy on your at-home V-day date, try one of these delicious Valentine's Day cocktail recipes.

These Valentine's Day-inspired adult beverage recipes are perfect for the day of love -- even if you're having an anti-day of love party with your girlfriends. (Remember Jessica Biel in Valentine's Day? Hey, a party is a party and good cocktails are a must, no matter the theme.)

Love Daisy cocktail recipe

Love DaisyIngredients:

  • 2 parts Beefeater Gin
  • 1/2 part Cointreau
  • 1 part lemon juice
  • 1/2 part simple syrup
  • 4 raspberries


  1. Shake all ingredients vigorously with ice and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  2. Garnish with raspberries.

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Nice & Sloe cocktail recipe

Nice & SloeIngredients:

  • 1 part Plymouth Sloe Gin
  • 3 parts Champagne
  • 3 blueberries (garnish)


  1. Pour in the Sloe Gin.
  2. Top with Champagne.
  3. Garnish with blueberries at the bottom of the glass.

Pear-fect Lady cocktail recipe

Pear-fect LadyIngredients:

  • 2 parts Plymouth Gin
  • 1 part pear liqueur
  • 1 part fresh lemon juice
  • 1 part egg white
  • Slice of pear


  1. Shake all ingredients vigorously with ice and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  2. Garnish with a slice of pear on the side of the glass.
Above recipes courtesy of Plymouth and Beefeater 24

Chief of Affections cocktail recipe

Chief of AffectionsIngredients:

  • 1/4 part egg white (dry shaken)
  • 1 sage leaf
  • 1-1/2 parts JM Rhum Agricole
  • 1/2 part Aperol
  • 3/4 part grapefruit juice
  • 1/2 part lime juice
  • 1/2 part cane syrup
  • 1 part Jacobs Creek Sparkling Rose Moscato


  1. Serve in a rocks glass.
  2. Top with Jacobs Creek Sparkling Rose Moscato.
  3. Garnish with sage leaf.
Chief of Affections recipe courtesy of Debbie Anday of NYC's Lani Kai

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