While you are watching the Superbowl why should your partner have all the fun? While they have their snacks and beer, have your go to drink. If you are a lady who likes bubbly then you will love a Classic Champagne Cocktail. Sip this during the game and it will be a whole lot of fun whether the team you are root for is winning or loosing.
Better yet sip this while dancing with Beyonce at half time. Besides the Superbowl it's an aphrodisiac purrfect to have during any occasion. Cheers!
Classic Champagne Cocktail
- 3 drops bitters (found at local grocery stores)
- 1 sugar cube
- 1 ounce Cognac
- 4 ounces chilled Champagne
Drop bitters onto sugar cube. Place sugar cube in a Champagne flute. Add Cognac, then last but not least top with your favorite Champagne or sparkling wine.
If you want to know how to make the Superbowl even sexier, read my piece on how to Sexy Up The Superbowl. Enjoy the game!
Still trying to come up with the purrfect Independence Day cocktail?
Try either one of these sexy All- American Cocktails, The Curly and Turk from The Tippler in NYC or the Patriotic Punch from XIV Sessions in LA. Two aphrodisiacs that will get your 4th poppin'! These cocktails are also great for the rest of the summer. L'chaim!
The Curly and the Turk
1.5 G'vine Gin
.75 blue curacao
.75 chili hibiscus syrup*
2 dashes Moroccan bitters
To make cocktail: pour chile-hibiscus syrup into the bottom of a tall glass, then fill 2/3 full with crushed ice. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, add gin, curacao, bitters, and lemon juice. Shake.
Slowly strain gin and curacao mixture over the ice, so that it floats over syrup. Top with additional crushed ice and insert two tall straws directly in the middle of the glass to replicate popsicle sticks.
2 oz grey goose cherry noir
1.5 oz watermelon purée
Shaken vigorously until frothy
Pour over ice, fill with soda
Garnish with watermelon chunk and sprig of fresh mint
Oh, yes stumbled upon one of the sexiest recipes ever that is one a modern courtesan should have in her arsenal. This recipe is a classic one from the swanky, Thom Bar in NYC, one of my favorite spots which is luscious life approved.
What makes this drink exotic and erotic is the rooibos tea and rose petal esscence. How can you go wrong with this combination? Sensual and best of all good for you.
Make this for when you are ready to seduce the pants (or skirt) off someone. Go get 'em!
Rose Petal Lychee Bellini
1.5 oz lychee puree
1.5 oz rooibos tea
2 drops of rose petal esscence
3 oz of Heidsieck champagne
Brew a 10 oz pot of rooibos tea for about 4 minutes Allow the tea to cool for about 10-15 minutes. Once they tea has cooled add 1.5 oz to a mixing glass. Add 2 drops of rose petal essence. Add 1.5 oz of lychee puree. Gently stir the ingredients and add to a champagne flute. Top off with 3 oz of champagne or dry sparkling wine. Garnish with a single rose petal or orchid.
Oh yes, the pomegranate is one sexy fruit from the seeds to the seductive color. It was a favorite of The Greeks and my girl, Aphrodite. Some even believe that the scandalous fruit in the bible was not the apple but actually a pomegranate. Also, it said that it could be the fruit on the tree of life.
Known as a jewel in the Middle East and India, this seductive fruit should be at the top of your list for the art of seduction, plus it is packed with antioxidants. Next time you want to mix up a hot cocktail, go with this delish Pomegranate Martini.
2 part(s) Citrus flavored Vodka
1 splash Cointreau
1 part Pomegranate Juice
Mixin' it Up
*Pour ingredients into your shaker
*Strain your cocktail into a chilled glass
*Garnish with lemon or put lemon sugar on the rim
A well made cocktail is one of the best aphrodisiacs around! Since we modern courtesans love the Parisian lifestyle, we have to give it up for St. Germain. If you have never sipped a cocktail with St. Germain, you are missing out. This luscious liqueur is made from elderflowers all with a French flair. It is a unique flavor just like the modern courtesan.
Think St. Germain mixed with another one of the The Courtesan Cooks favorite drinks...champagne. It is called La Rosette, it even has a sensual name. it is quick and easy to make. You can find out more information about St. Germain on http://www.stgermain.fr/
This is definitly a a drink to make when you are having a romantic night. Go get him ( or her)
1/2 part St. Germain
Top with Brut champagne or brut rose ( rose is best)
Pour ingredients into a chilled fluted glass and stir lightly. Float half a strawberry as a garnish. Drink a toast to the to joie de vivre!