Pub 340: Romance in a drink cocktail recipes

Why not celebrate your relationship with your special someone with a fun and delectable homemade cocktail? Whether you prefer a bubbly champagne cocktail for two or a tasty classic punch, rest assured that the drinks we have on our list are sure to satisfy your desires. Check out the wonderful cocktail recipes we have below.

Blushing Rose cocktail

The Blushing Rose cocktail has a lovely mix of floral and fruit flavours that is perfect for Valentine’s Day or any special occasion. Not only that, but it is also pretty easy to mix up—taking about 2-3 minutes to make. Overall, this is a refreshing dinner drink that will pair well with a variety of foods, especially a full array of Asian dishes.

Ingredients

  • 4 ounces Ty Ku Liqueur
  • 2 ounces pomegranate juice
  • 4 ounces rose nectar
  • Garnish​: lime wedge

Figgy Sparkler cocktail

This cocktail is a must-try especially for those people who love flavourful drinks. Figgy Sparkler is made up of a variety of fruits which contributes to its refreshing taste and fruity aroma. You can mix one up for the holidays, New Year’s Eve, or even for your birthday.

Ingredients

  • 1 fig (it must be dried)
  • 2 slices orange (it must be cut in half)
  • 6 cranberries (it must be fresh)
  • 1 1/2 ounces vodka
  • 4 ounces Prosecco (you can also use any sparkling wine)
  • Garnish: orange twist
  • Garnish: 3 cranberries

The Brogue

The Brogue is a refreshing drink that is perfect to drink on any occasion. Basically, this is a  lavender-infused cocktail with a bit of iconic whisky blended with it. Additionally,  it has a  hint of citrus, and the classic combo of scotch and Drambuie—making this cocktail unique.

Ingredients

For the Lavender Honey Syrup:

  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 tablespoon lavender flowers
  • 1/2 cup sugar (it must be white granulated)
  • 1/2 cup honey

For the Cocktail:

  • 1 1/2 ounces scotch
  • 1/2 ounce Drambuie
  • 3/4 ounce lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce lavender honey syrup
  • Garnish: dried lavender (try to buy a sprig or loose buds)

Red Lotus cocktail

Red Lotus cocktail is a sweet and refreshing drink that focuses on its lychee flavour. This is a mixed drink that is a great option if you want something fruity. When making this cocktail, you can expect it to have a bit of sweet lychee liqueur accents and a blend of cranberry. Overall, it has an interesting play of flavours that is both intensely sweet and delicately refreshing. 

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 ounces vodka
  • 1 1/2 ounces lychee liqueur
  • 1 ounce of cranberry juice

Kentucky Kiss cocktail

Kentucky Kiss cocktail combines the taste of bourbon and fresh strawberries. If you want something natural, then this is the way to go. This drink pairs the fruit’s natural sweetness with 100% maple syrup and a hint of citrus for a delectable taste.

Ingredients

  • 2 strawberries (it must be fresh; washed, sliced)
  • 1/2 ounce lemon juice
  • 1/2 ounce maple syrup
  • 2 ounces bourbon whiskey
  • Splash club soda
  • Garnish: strawberry