Valentine’s Day Cocktails with Aphrodisiacs

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With Valentine’s Day tomorrow, check out the below cocktails which are made with the following aphrodisiacs: Basil, Strawberry, Chili Peppers.

FIERY PASSION

Fiery Passion
Fiery Passion

Chili Pepper, Basil & Passion Fruit

1.5 oz Cuca Fresca Gold Cachaca

3 basil leaves

1 thin slice of Serrano pepper

3/4 oz passion fruit puree

3/4 oz simple syrup

1/2 oz fresh lime juice

 Combine all ingredients in an ice-filled shaker. Shake well and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a thin slice of Serrano pepper.

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 PASSION POTION

Passion Potion
Passion Potion

Basil & Passion Fruit

1.5 oz Cuca Fresca Gold Cachaca

3 basil leaves

3/4 oz passion fruit puree

3/4 oz simple syrup

1/2 oz fresh lime juice

Combine all ingredients in an ice-filled shaker. Shake well and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a single basil leaf.

 STRAWBERRY BASIL CAIPRINHA

Strawberry Basil Caipirinha
Strawberry Basil Caipirinha

Strawberry & Basil

2 oz Cuca Fresca Silver Cachaça

1 oz fresh lime juice

3 fresh strawberries

3 fresh basil leaves

 Combine the fresh lime juice, strawberries and basil in the bottom of a small shaker and muddle. Fill to the top with ice and add the Cuca Fresca Cachaça. Shake vigorously and pour into a rocks glass. Garnish with a fresh strawberry and fresh basil leaves.

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 CUCUMBER JALAPENO CAIPIRINHA

Cucumber Jalapeño Caipirinha
Cucumber Jalapeño Caipirinha

Chili Pepper

1.5 oz Cuca Fresca Silver Cachaca

1 thin slice of Jalapeno

1 sprig cilantro

1 oz cucumber puree

 3/4 oz fresh lime juice

3/4 oz simple syrup

 Combine all ingredients in a shaker and shake well. Pour, without straining, into a rocks glass. Garnish with an additional jalapeno slice and thin cucumber slice.

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