Valentine’s Day Cocktails from MARTINI and Cointreau

It is about that time…Cupid’s flying, hearts are racing, “Love is in the air”… and as Valentine’s Day approaches, we wanted to get in touch with some fun cocktails from MARTINI and Cointreau to celebrate the romantic occasion!

MARTINI Signature Cocktails and Sparkling Wine Minis:

Whether getting ready for a hot date at home or preparing for a single night out, these sexy drinks are just the treat to get you going. Sip on the MARTINI Rosato Royale, a light and refreshing cocktail with a suave mix of MARTINI Rosato and MARTINI Sparkling Rosé to enhance the night. To top off an amazing evening, toast with the MARTINI Asti Red Blush, featuring the delicately sweet MARTINI Asti mixed together with strawberry puree and rose syrup.

MARTINI Rosato Royale

2 ounces MARTINI Sparkling Rosé

2 ounces MARTINI Rosato

Pour MARTINI Sparkling Rosé and MARTINI Rosato into a wine glass filled with ice.

Stir and garnish with a floating raspberry.

MARTINI Asti Red Blush
4 ounces MARTINI Asti (chilled)

½ ounce strawberry puree

½ ounce rose syrup

Pour puree and rose syrup into a flute glass and stir well.

Top with MARTINI Asti and garnish with a lemon wheel.

MARTINI Sparkling Wine Minis are affordable and adorable, delivering bubbly merriment in small doses! They are individual serving-sized bottles (187mL – roughly a quarter the size of a “regular” bottle) filled with the effervescence of the best-selling imported sparkling wine in the United States.  Available in MARTINI Sparkling Rosé, Prosecco and Asti, the minis are fun and flirty, perfect for a romantic  Valentine’s Day evening!  (SRP: $14.99 /4-pack)

If you are looking for simplicity, pop open a bottle from the fine selection of MARTINI sparkling wines:

The MARTINI Sparkling Rose, with its delicate pink hue and refreshing flavor, are ideal for Valentine’s Day.

The frizzante style effervescence from MARTINI Prosecco will bring cheer to any toast.

The delicately sweet MARTINI Asti can satisfy the slight sweet tooth with pure bliss.

The velvety texture of MARTINI Moscato d’Asti is highlighted by notes of crisp, ripe fruits and a gentle sparkle.



Start (or end) your evening with the Cointreau Teese. This delicious cocktail – crafted exclusively by Cointreau and the Queen of Burlesque, Dita Von Teese, will surely set a sensual mood. Or try the Cointreau Vixen (a fruity blend of bright citrus notes and red grape juice) as a sultry alternative.


Cointreau Teese

1 1/2 oz Cointreau
1/2 oz Apple juice
1 oz Monin violet syrup
3/4 oz fresh lemon juice

Pour all ingredients into an ice filled shaker and shake vigorously.  Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a violet.

Cointreau Vixen

2 oz Cointreau
2 ½ oz red grape juice
Sparkling water or tonic
Pour all ingredients into an iced filled long drink glass and gently stir.  Top with sparkling or tonic water.

Enjoy and always remember to drink responsibly!