With Valentine’s Day around the corner,ʼtis the season to indulge. This year, tap into your sweet & spicy sides with Patrón XO Cafe Incendio and Patrón XO Cafe Dark. Between the chile-chocolate bite of Incendio and the coffee-dark cocoa kick of XO Cafe Dark, the tequilas will get anyone in the mood to treat themselves this holiday (and someone special if they’re lucky).
Below you’ll find two sweetheart-worthy XO Cafe cocktails to enjoy this Valentine’s Day.
Spice is Nice
Created by Tim Cooper, Sweetwater Social (NYC)
½ oz Patrón XO Cafe Incendio
1 ½ oz Roca Patrón Reposado
½ oz Cinnamon Syrup
¾ oz Lime Juice
Top with Freshly Grated Cinnamon
Build ingredients, shake and stir into a glass and pour over ice.
The Spicy Bee
Signature Patrón Spirits Cocktail
1 oz Patrón XO Cafe Dark
½ oz Mike’s Hot Honey
½ oz Heavy Cream
Red Pepper for Garnish
Build ingredients (except heavy cream), shake, and strain into a chilled glass. Shake heavy cream and layer the top of the cocktail with it. Garnish with a dollop of crushed red pepper in the glass.