Love-Inspired Libations for Valentine’s Day

Whether staying in with your best friend or going out with your date this Valentine’s Day, setting the mood with wine is never a bad choice. Here’s an assortment of love libations from Santa Margherita and Sparkling Ice that are perfect for a pre-dinner drink or paired with a decadent dessert.

 

Raspberry Peach Prosecco Punch

Raspberry Peach Prosecco Punch

INGREDIENTS FOR 10:

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Place frozen raspberries in a large glass pitcher or bowl.
  2. Top with the peach nectar and Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore DOCG.
  3. Fill remainder of the pitcher with ice cubes. Stir and serve cold.

 

Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade

Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade

INGREDIENTS:

DIRECTIONS:

Combine sugar and juice in a small saucepan, bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 1 minute, stirring until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat. Stir in lemon rind and ½ cup of mashed raspberries. Combine mixture and Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore in pitcher. Sprinkle remaining lemon rind raspberries among the glasses

 

Grapefruit Rosemary

Grapefruit Rosemary

INGREDIENTS

  • 1oz vodka
  • .5oz elderflower liqueur
  • 2oz grapefruit juice
  • .5oz vanilla syrup
  • Sparkling Ice Essence of Water
  • Rosemary sprig, for garnish
  • Grapefruit slice, for garnish

DIRECTIONS

Fill cocktail shaker with ice. Combine vodka, elderflower liqueur, grapefruit juice, and vanilla syrup- shake until cold. Strain into an ice filled glass and float with Unflavored Sparkling Ice. Garnish with a rosemary sprig and grapefruit slice then serve.

 

Pomegranate Champagne Punch

Pomegranate Champagne Punch

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 1/2 cups Sparkling Ice Pomegranate Blueberry
  • 1 cup pear nectar
  • 1/4 cup orange-flavored liqueur, such as Grand Marnier
  • 1 bottle (750 ml) Champagne

DIRECTIONS

  1. In a large pitcher, combine Sparkling Ice Pomegranate Blueberry, pear nectar, and orange-flavored liqueur.
  2. Slowly add Champagne. Serve over ice.
  3. Garnish with mint and blueberries.

 

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