These were the featured cocktails for Valentine's Day 2017. Please share with the one you love...
A Lovely Flower in the Middle of a Pond
2 oz rose and lavender tea infused Mosby's Spirit
½ oz honey syrup (1 part honey, 1 part boiling water)
½ oz lemon juice
¼ oz Luxardo
¼ oz El Guapo (rose syrup)
3 dashes lavender bitters
candied rose for garnish
Shake all ingredients together, strain in a martini glass.
2 oz Watershed Gin
3 oz ruby red grapefruit juice
½ oz St. Germain
1 oz tarragon simple syrup
fresh tarragon to garnish
Shake all ingredients except soda, strain into a Nick & Nola glass over fresh ice and top with club soda.
Ice- ¾ oz Campari & 2 oz Water freeze in large cube tray
2 oz Roundstone Rye
1 oz good Italian vermouth
2 dashes orange bitters
Orange peel for garnish
Combine rye, vermouth and bitters in an old fashioned glass. Add large Campari ice cube, stir. Express orange peel into drink, wipe rim with peel and side it into the side of the drink.
I Was Wrong
... which always leads to a happy ending.
1½ oz 1757 Virginia Brandy
1 oz Don Ciccio walnut liqueur
¾ oz lemon/grenadine simple syrup (lemon simple syrup mixed with True tonic grenadine syrup)
2 dashes angostura bitters
egg white (optional but delicious!)
brandied cherry to garnish
Shake all ingredients vigorously and strain into a coup glass.