Love Potion Cocktail – Valentine’s Day Drink Recipe

Valentine’s day is a special day to show your love of another person in your life in a special way. One way to do this is with fancy cocktail recipes. This simple Love Potion Cocktail is easy to make and so pretty to look at, too.This Love Potion Cocktail is so pretty and romantic. Garnish it with a candy heart and a striped pink straw.

Another day to share this romantic drink with your special person is on National Spouses Day – January 26.

If you enjoy making and drinking cocktails, be sure to check out National Cocktail Day and National Mimosa Day for some fun facts and recipe inspiration.

And if you enjoy both alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, check out National Beverage Day for some recipes and fun ways to celebrate.

Pink is such a romantic color.  It is perfect for a night of Valentine’s Day cuddling.

Valentine’s day is a common day to pop the question of marriage but did you know that there is actually a National Proposal day? This day occurs on the first day of spring and fall.

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This Love Potion Cocktail  is so romantic!

The drink is made from a combination of vodka, peach schnapps and pink grapefruit juice and has a light pink color when it is done.

To make the drink, just add ice to a cocktail shaker and all your drink ingredients.

Give everything a good shake and strain into a martini glass.Love Potion CocktailThe garnish is super easy.  Just place a candy heart into a striped pink straw to garnish the drink. Garnish with a candy heart inserted into a pink straw

This pretty cocktail recipe is simple to make and so pretty and romantic, too. It is the perfect drink to enjoy over a special meal with someone special.

For more fun Valentine’s Day drinks, visit my Pinterest Valentine’s Day Board.  It has hundreds of pretty food and drink pins just perfect for the holiday.

What is your favorite way to celebrate Valentine’s day? Do you have a special drink that you like to share with a loved one?

For another fun holiday drink, check out this Easter MIdnight Kiss Cocktail.

More Valentine’s Day Cocktails

Looking for some more inspiration for cocktails to share with your loved one? Try one of these on for size.Valentine's Day Cocktails

Admin note: This post first appeared on the blog in March of 2017. I have updated the post to add new cocktails and photos.

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Love Potion Cocktail

Love Potion Cocktail

This simple Love Potion Cocktail is easy to make and so pretty to look at, too. It's the perfect choice to share with a loved one for Valentine's Day.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1½ ounces Vodka
  • ½ ounce Peach Schnapps
  • 3 ounces Pink Grapefruit juice
  • 1 Candy heart
  • Ice cubes


  1. Partially fill a a martini shaker with ice. Pour in the Vodka, Peach Schnapps, and Grapefruit Juice.
  2. Shake well and strain into martini glass.
  3. Garnish with a pink striped straw that has a candy heart on a tooth pick inserted into the end.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:

1 drink

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 182Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 4mgCarbohydrates: 18gFiber: 0gSugar: 7gProtein: 0g

Nutritional information is approximate due to natural variation in ingredients and the cook-at-home nature of our meals.


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