VALENTINE'S COCKTAILS: SWEET OR SPICY?

Right now you can enjoy 20% off all Arbikie white spirits in time for Valentine's Day! The Arbikie team have put together some of their favourite Valentine's themed cocktails using Chilli Vodka and Strawberry Vodka

Scroll for some Valentine's inspiration...

 

The Arbroath Smoky


40ml Arbikie Chilli Vodka
10ml Aperol
20ml strawberry syrup
Stirred down with chocolate bitters

 

Strawberry Kiss Martini

60ml Strawberry Vodka
20ml Dry Vermouth
1 teaspoon of rose- infused simple syrup*
3 dashes of grapefruit syrup**
Garnish with sprig of thyme

*For rose-infused syrup

200g Demerara sugar
100ml cup water
100ml cup rose water

In al saucepan, bring the water to a boil.

Dissolve the sugar into the boiling water, stirring constantly.

Stir in rose water, reduce the heat and cover pan.

 Allow the syrup to simmer for about 15 minutes.

 Remove the pan from the heat and allow it to cool while still covered.

 Pour into a glass bottle with a good seal and use when needed! 

**For the grapefruit syrup

3 Pink grapefruit
White Sugar
Water

Chop 2 grapefruit into sections and remove all of the bitter pith. Juice one grapefruit.

Add into a pot with 250g sugar and 400ml water boil until the sugar dissolves, keep on a low boil for 5-10 minutes until the mixture turns pink and tastes sweet

Strain the mixture and push the pieces through a fine strainer until it is all removed. Should give you about 500ml of syrup. Allow it to chill then refrigerate.

 

Inspiration from our lovely friends and followers on Instagram

Photo and recipe from @onthesauceagain

Smoky Pink Grapefruit Margarita 

Arbikie Chilli Vodka
Tequila
Pink Grapefruit
Lime
Cointreau 

Photo from @naomivancephotography

Strawberry Bliss

30ml Strawberry vodka
12.5ml pomegranate sugar syrup
Dash of orange bitters
Prosecco and soda to top

Pomegranates for a garnish

 

Photo and recipe from @crush_of_spirits

Shadow Martini

15ml Chilli Vodka
60ml Mezcal
20ml Triple Sec
30ml Hibiscus Infusion
10ml Agave Syrup
Garnish with edible glitter

 

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