Valentine’s Day Cocktail Ideas from George Dickel
When it comes to Valentine’s Day, my wife and I usually don’t do much. Not because we’ve lost all romantic gestures in our relationship, but because we actually frequently have date nights and days where we spoil each other throughout the year. With that being said, I still love a good themed cocktail to go along with at-home date nights, especially when it’s from one of my favorite whiskey brands. Check out these three Valentine’s Day themed cocktails from George Dickel.
3 George Dickel Valentine's Day Cocktail Recipes
1. Tennessee Rose
- 2 oz Dickel Bourbon
- 1 oz Lime Juice
- 0.75 oz Pomegranate Grenadine (2 parts pomegranate juice:1 part sugar)
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice, shake, and fine strain into a coupe glass; garnish with a lime twist and fresh pomegranate slice.
2. Mellow Fellow
- 1.25 oz Dickel Bourbon
- 0.5 oz Italian Artichoke Amaro
- 0.25 oz Amontillado Sherry
- 0.25 oz Bianco Vermouth
- 2 Dashes Grapefruit Bitters
- 2 Drops Saline
Stir all ingredients in a mixing glass over ice and strain into a Nic & Nora glass; garnish with a grapefruit peel expression.
3. Miami Peach
- 1.5 oz Dickel Bourbon
- 0.5 oz Passion Fruit Liqueur
- 1 oz Peach Nectar
- 0.5 oz Fresh Lemon Juice
- 0.5 oz Honey Syrup (2 parts honey:1 part water)
- 2 Dashes of Aromatic Bitters
- 1 Orange Peel
- 1 Egg White
Place all ingredients in a shaker, dry shake without ice to froth the cocktails; add ice, shake vigorously, and fine staring into a couple; garnish with an edible flower.