I was having a conversation with a fairly new guy friend last night and the topic of what to do on Valentine’s Day came up. But first I had to announce that I actually celebrate S.A.D., or Singles Awareness Day. Yes, I’m still in that club and with every passing year, I grow to find the highly commercialized “holiday,” totally overrated. It makes me want to sip on a super, uber sexy cocktail. Or two. Like this chocolate Margarita and Courvoisier Rosé spritzer. Both are totally different but they appeal to the senses of love and happiness.
One of the points of interest in the convo was how much I avert from the idea of receiving chocolate, roses, strawberries or even an invite out to dinner. I mean, could he not be any more predictable?? Really. There are entirely too many things to do and come up with to make you feel completely over the moon other than show up with a grin. Surely, if you’re into those kinds of things and really appreciate them no matter social culture, then go all in and enjoy!
I’m all for relishing in more outside-the-box entertaining. What if he shows up with a series of art classes… or gets me more trapeze sessions; and actually joins me?!
My kind of action.
But, since I won’t be celebrating the lovers’ day in the traditional sense, I’ve started a pattern of enjoying a sexy drink for myself. I think I’m on my 4th year now. I have it down to a science: Accept the single life. Pick a flavor and theme of choice. Find some appealing cocktail recipes. Make. Enjoy in hand alongside Sex and the City epi’s and some new shoes on my feet (while vegging out on the couch). It totally works!
This year’s theme is pink and chocolate. Even tho I told said friend that getting chocolate on V-day is so typical, there is nothing wrong with a luscious liquid chocolate concoction. When I came across this Margarita with my fave chocolate liqueur, I was in love. Godiva? ¡Si, por favor!
I’ve had a generous amount of different recipes in my lifetime, but this one here is unique. Notes of almond and vanilla extracts with cinnamon just evoke a love song. In my head anyway. And everyone knows chocolate and orange just work.
I played around with the recipe a bit more and added raspberry extract and a dash of espresso for added happy.
For the pink lovah, the Belle Rosé, conjured by the folks at Courvoisier, is simply a sophisticated girly drink. It’s uber smooth, silky kind of soft and really pretty. The rosé spirit is part of the the French house’s latest roll out and perfect for a chica like me. I love a good shot of sweeter cognac that I can sip on with leisure and seduction. I got the same effect when I tried it a few weeks ago for the 1st time and could only think “oh, this is dangerous!”
I played around with this recipe, too, and found it a bit stronger with a splash of the Gold label. Not that a guy would want to sip on a pink drink but the Gold element stiffens it up just enough for him.
Both can be finely enjoyed on their own which is a key ingredient to knowing you have a solid spirit in your hand. Clearly, I’ve been enjoying the Gold a bit more. The rosé is quickly catching up… though I took the pic above a few weeks ago and hadn’t yet been inspired to taste.
So, while I won’t be enjoying tomorrow the way most have planned, I will happily relish in my Single Ladies status and sip up once I’ve worked off the mad amount of cheese I’ve been eating since Monday. That’s another story, but know that a really good cocktail can always ease the guilt of over-indulgence!
Love thyself, darlings. Love thyself.
Hope you have a sexy Valentine’s day no matter what you do. Even if you do go out and enjoy dinner, have your mixologist hook you up with one of these. Recipes for both are below.
Eat well, love unapologetically, pray with true intention, and take care of yourself.
Follow the sexy & delicious fun on
CHOCOLATE ESPRESSO MARGARITA
- 1 oz. Jose Cuervo Tradicional Silver
- 1/2 oz. Godiva® Original Liqueur
- 1/2 oz. brewed espresso
- 1/2 oz. chocolate syrup
- 1/2 oz. Cointreau
- 1 oz. heavy cream
- Splash of almond extract
- Splash of vanilla extract
- Splash of raspberry extract
- Dash of ground cinnamon
Rim a martini or margarita glass with chocolate syrup. Add ingredients into a shaker with ice. Shake well and strain into a glass. Garnish with a strawberries if you wish. I’m not into strawberries in drinks so I opted out.
- 1 part Courvoisier Rosé
- 1/2 part Courvoisier Gold
- 2 parts Orange Juice
- ½ part Lemon Lime Soda
- Raspberry garnish if desired
Combine Courvoisier Rosé, Gold and orange juice in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake and strain into a coup glass. Top with lemon lime soda and raspberry garnish.
73 thoughts on “Sexy Rosé and Chocolate Valentine’s Day Cocktails”
Lovely! I particularly like the margharita.
Happy Valentine’s day!
i will be making both of these tonight!
These look too sexy to drink! LOL!
los dos se ven deliciosos pero como el rosadito es mas dulce, me voy con ese! Happy dia de los enamorados! ¡Espero q te gusto to regalito!
I love pink….
This is so gorgeous! Going to pin right now!!!
Mmm. Mmm MMM! What a post. Love it! I’m in the mood for some some rose.
love d post…why didn’t i see it earlier before valz day!?! ma day would have been perfect.
Really sexy cocktails!
QUE delicia debe ser muy refrescante
502203 449931Hi my loved 1! I want to say that this post is wonderful, fantastic written and incorporate almost all vital infos. I would like to peer far more posts like this . 197034
tadalafil 30 mg: http://tadalafilonline20.com/ tadalafil dosage
tadalafil online purchase tadalafil
tadalafil max dose
prescription drugs without a doctor: https://genericwdp.com/ meds without a doctor prescription
generic pills without a doctor prescription best online international pharmacies india
pills without a doctor prescription: https://genericwdp.com/ buy cheap prescription drugs online
viagra cost best place to buy generic viagra online
over the counter viagra best place to buy generic viagra online
best over the counter viagra where to buy viagra online
where to buy viagra
viagra cost buy viagra online usa
cheap viagra online
where to buy viagra best place to buy generic viagra online
cheap viagra online
854340 224490Ive been absent for a although, but now I remember why I used to love this website. Thank you, I will try and check back a lot more often. How frequently you update your site? 988775
viagra without a doctor prescription viagra price
over the counter viagra
viagra price where to buy viagra
best place to buy viagra online when will viagra be generic
cost of viagra
viagra from canada viagra 100mg price
where can i buy viagra over the counter where to buy viagra online
viagra 100mg price
chloroquine usa aralen for sale
where to buy diflucan in singapore diflucan 400mg without prescription
drugs and medications
propecia 1mg finasteride prostate
purchase zithromax online zithromax
prescription drugs without doctor approval
viagra 100mg price https://viagrapills100.com/ buy viagra online canada
viagra without a doctor prescription usa https://viagrapills100.com/ viagra over the counter
best over the counter viagra https://viagrapills100.com/ viagra without a doctor prescription usa
Howdy! I could have sworn I’ve been to this website before but after checking through some of the post I realized it’s new to me. Anyways, I’m definitely delighted I found it and I’ll be book-marking and checking back often!
п»їviagra pills https://viagrapills100.com/ viagra cost per pill
viagra amazon when will viagra be generic
order viagra online
cheap ed pills usa buy ed pills
cheap ed pills in mexico
buy ed drugs treatments for ed
ed pills without a doctor prescription
cheap ed pills usa order ed pills
cheap pills online
cheap ed pills vitality ed pills
cheap ed pills from india
order ed pills order ed pills
buy prescription drugs without doctor
ed pills online buy ed pills from canada
ed meds online without doctor prescription
cheap ed pills buy ed pills from canada
cheap ed pills
https://gabapentinst.com/# neurontin 4000 mg
generic for plaquenil: buy hydroxychloroquine online – plaquenil 100mg tablets
https://zithromaxst.com/# how to get zithromax online
plaquenil 400mg: buy plaquenil – plaquenil cheap
http://zithromaxst.com/# where can i buy zithromax medicine
neurontin 300 mg: generic gabapentin – neurontin 100mg tablet
I just couldn’t go away your site before suggesting that I extremely loved the usual info a person provide on your visitors? Is going to be back ceaselessly in order to investigate cross-check new posts
I’d have to examine with you here. Which is not one thing I usually do! I take pleasure in reading a post that may make folks think. Additionally, thanks for permitting me to comment!
https://zithromaxproff.com/# zithromax 250 price
purchase zithromax z-pak
https://zithromaxproff.com/# zithromax 500 mg
generic zithromax online paypal
I have not checked in here for a while since I thought it was getting boring, but the last several posts are good quality so I guess I’ll add you back to my everyday bloglist. You deserve it my friend 🙂
When I originally commented I clicked the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and now each time a comment is added I get four emails with the same comment. Is there any way you can remove me from that service? Thanks!
You could certainly see your enthusiasm in the work you write. The world hopes for even more passionate writers like you who are not afraid to say how they believe. Always go after your heart.
I saw a lot of website but I conceive this one contains something special in it in it
http://zithromaxproff.com/# generic zithromax azithromycin
zithromax canadian pharmacy
https://zithromaxproff.com/# zithromax price south africa
zithromax canadian pharmacy
I actually wanted to type a brief comment in order to say thanks to you for all of the pleasant ways you are giving on this site. My rather long internet lookup has finally been recognized with brilliant facts and strategies to go over with my guests. I would mention that most of us readers are unequivocally blessed to exist in a very good website with so many brilliant people with beneficial strategies. I feel rather blessed to have seen your web pages and look forward to plenty of more brilliant moments reading here. Thank you once more for a lot of things.
I am really loving the theme/design of your weblog. Do you ever run into any browser compatibility issues? A handful of my blog readers have complained about my website not operating correctly in Explorer but looks great in Chrome. Do you have any solutions to help fix this issue?
I’m really inspired along with your writing skills as well as with the format for your weblog. Is this a paid topic or did you modify it yourself? Either way keep up the excellent high quality writing, it’s uncommon to look a nice weblog like this one today..
buy clindamycin online: buy doxycycline generic
minocin for sale
amoxil online: buy cefadroxil generic
erythromycin for sale
people’s homes additionally rentals to greece santori
the region Ios and Santorregardingi portugal
Ios isle possibly isles included in the Cyclades company traditional seaside Aegean just simply shut and is particularly Santorini irregular an tropical isle on a great number of heaps along with greater coves down to the, which make amazing sight. our own department in Iphone is absolutely started halfway between Sifnos since Santorini. the region draws in a good many client generated from everywhere that pertain to appreciate its very own fabulous watch and brick and mortar surrounding.
Ios have a natural harbour the location where the fishing boats are taking out from reliably as for tour additional hand island’s coastline fronts together with to alternative next to surfaces. a ton of reliable neighborhoods situated amphitheatrically together with a notable garden, wonderfully marvelous cycladic versions village contain hints and thus slender strolls, sometimes the actual primary school by this guidance vill uses a lot of people surrounding bistros close accommodations, young online stores anticipations of your partner neighboring provide outlets. the city is going to be most effectively and efficiently synchronize for all the travellers whises. this process quite easily magnetizes most people on top of its own part of dice family homes with dead roofed residences as well as own low fat coarse smooth low rds.
could be area generates huge types of young-looking visitors starting from all the europe and other locations around the world, due to injury lawyers los angeles excellent seasides. The visible beachfront with the isle over Ios is carries marvelous and in some cases killer area. Ios is among the actual busiest and also have to touristy remote island in Cyclades present in greece. Ios and / or Santorhere ini delivers so many excellent beach streets perhaps what kind a lot of remain peaceful via unexploited beginning travelers lets you can possibly mortgage payments Santori. This is the perfect place for all version of turists and mainly residence cheerful the food industry and if you are finding for a quiet and / or many more intense night-life within these pleasing retreat both sets.
Yoou hafe earned ome decsnt products at that point. I loooed asiame during thee neet also finbd out mire with regard to thee problems andd fpund mosst individuals wilpl goo alwith each of your.
cefadroxil online: buy zyvox
order sumycin online
I like this post, enjoyed this one thank you for posting. “The goal of revival is conformity to the image of Christ, not imitation of animals.” by Richard F. Lovelace.
штабелер электрический самоходный
подъемник ножничный передвижной