Spice up your Valentine’s Day with more than a mere cocktail.  Season the soul with delicious pairings of intense food and sensual libation with Agavero infused recipes designed to arouse deep passion.  Mother always said the way to a man’s heart is through food.  Lure him in with Agavero, infused with the natural aphrodisiac, Damiana flower.  

Agavero partnered with Diane Brown, author of The Seduction Cookbook, to develop recipes to kindle the fiery, romantic spirit Valentine’s Day embraces.  Make an evening for two special by shaking up an Agavero cocktail or two and nibble from the delectable, succulent recipes found in Diane’s book.

Lover’s Margarita

1 measure AgaveroLovers Margarita Outdoors - photo copyright Cheri Loughlin

1 measure Tequila

Splash Fresh Lime Juice

Lime Wedge Garnish

Salted Rim – optional

Salt rim of rocks glass if desired. Set aside. Combine liquids in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend. Strain into prepared glass over fresh ice. Garnish with lime wedge. Double recipe and share with two straws for romantic sipping for two.

Latin Star – created by Diane Brown

1 Star Fruit – sliced

1 Kiwi – peeled & sliced

1/2 measure Pineapple Juice

Lime Wedge

1-1/2measure Agavero

Star Fruit Slice Garnish

Place fresh fruits and juice in mixing glass. Muddle. Add Agavero and ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into rocks glass over fresh ice. Garnish with remaining star fruit slice.

Besame (means Kiss Me)

2 Lime Wedges

6 Fresh Raspberries

1-1/2 measure Agavero

2 measures Passion Fruit Juice

Splash Raspberry Liqueur

Muddle limes and raspberries in mixing glass. Add tequila and juice with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into highball glass over fresh ice. Float raspberry liqueur over top.

The Aphrodisiac

1 measure Agavero

1 measure Tequila

1/2 measure Passion Fruit Nectar

1/2 measure Pomegranate Juice

Pomegranate Seeds Garnish

Combine liquids in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Strain into chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with pomegranate seeds.

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Agavero: Seductive Cocktails & Cuisine for Valentine’s Day