His and Her Cocktails for Valentines Day

Author: Kelly C

Cocktails for Valentines Day

Halfway through the week already and just 3 more days until Valentine’s Day!  I am really getting into the Valentine’s swing this year and I am really enjoying sharing some Valentine’s posts with you all.
On Monday Kelly H carefully selected some amazing Valentine’s cards from across the internet and we had a fantastic response from the post so today we are sharing with you two amazing cocktail recipes from www.uk.thebar.com, one for him and one for her, although there is nothing to say which one is which! There is also a great Youtube Video at the bottom of the post for you to watch.  We would love to know your favourite cocktail.

Espresso Martini



  • *1.9 units of alcohol per serve*
  • 50ml Smirnoff® Espresso Flavoured Vodka
  • 50ml Baileys® Coffee Irish Cream Liqueur
  • 50ml Espresso
  • 20ml Honey
  • 6piece(s) Coffee Bean


2 x Martini glass
1 x Jigger
1 x Cocktail Shaker
1 x Strainer

How To Make

Step 1) Fill a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
Step 2) Using a jigger, measure 25ml Smirnoff Espresso Vodka, 25ml Baileys with a hint of Coffee Flavour, 25ml espresso coffee and 10ml honey into the shaker.
Step 3) Strain into a glass: Using a cocktail strainer, strain into a large martini glass.
Step 4) Garnish with coffee beans – Add 3 coffee beans to the top of the drink to garnish.





  • *3 units of alcohol per serve* Ingredients for 2
  • 100ml Ketel One® Vodka
  • 50ml Grand Marnier®
  • 100ml Cranberry Juice
  • 24ml Lime Juice
  • 2 sprinkle(s) Orange Zest


2 x Martini glass
1 x Jigger
1 x Cocktail Shaker
1 x Strainer

How To Make

Step 1) Fill your shaker 3/4 full with cubed ice.
Step 2) Add Ketel One Vodka, Grand Marnier, lime and cranberry juice into the shaker.
Step 3) Shake vigorously for 10 seconds until cold.
Step 4) Strain into a martini glass and garnish with the orange zest.


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