Seriously- Valentine's Day is right around the corner! Need some last minute tips for the big day? Well the Taste of Pace team are here to help! Check out our collection of favorite cocktails (you can never go wrong with a fancy drink!), playlists, and simple easy ideas to make an unforgettable Valentine's Day.
Our Favorite Cocktails
Shaddock's Fizz – Chef Pace
Adapted from Peels in New York City
- 2 ounces Aperol
- 3/4 ounce grapefruit juice
- 1/2 ounce St-Germain liqueur
- 1 ounce Champagne
- 2 ounces Gin
- Grapefruit twist
Pour Aperol, grapefruit juice, and St-Germain into a cocktail shaker and shake well.
Fill a highball with ice, and pour. Top with Champagne and grapefruit twist. Enjoy!
Cranberry Champagne – Megan, Social Media Coordinator
Yields 24 glasses
- 2 quarts cranberry juice
- 2 bottles dry sparkling white wine
- 1 cup vodka
- Strawberry halves
- Mint leaves
Combine the cranberry juice, one bottle of sparkling wine, and vodka and refrigerate. Refrigerate the second bottle of sparkling wine too.
Before serving, pour chilled juice and wine mixture over a block of ice in a bowl. Slowly pour the second bottle of wine and top with strawberries and a mint leaf.
Our Favorite Love Songs
When I asked the team about their favorite love songs, it turned into a jam session! Tracey, our staffing manager, went with "Ain't No Sunshine," and our catering manager Suzy chose "Only You Know and I Know." Check out our full team's playlist for V Day right here!