|Valentine’s Day is coming up, and this year it looks like we won’t be going out for cocktails made by with the best ingredients. But who says you can’t create the perfect strawberry daiquiri at home?|
Drinks retailer The Bottle Club has rallied together five of their most popular cocktails to help you ignite romance this Valentine’s. Nutella MartiniIf your date has a sweet tooth, this is the perfect cocktail for your Valentine’s night. It could even save you making a dessert (or perhaps not). You probably haven’t thought about putting your favorite nutty spread in a cocktail, but booze and Nutella are a match made in heaven. Recipe below.
400ml whole milk (or swap out for nut milk)
2 (very) heaped scoops of Nutella
1 heaped spoonful of cocoa powder
3 shots of vodka
2 shot Amaretto
Additional Nutella & chopped hazelnuts (for garnish)
Gently heat the milk in a pan, with the Nutella and cocoa powder.
Stir until smooth and sufficiently warmed through
Leave to cool
Spread some Nutella onto a side plate, and cover another plate in chopped hazelnuts.
Dip the rim of your glass into the chocolate and twist
Once dipped in the Nutella, dip the glass into the pile of nuts
When your chocolate milk is nice & cold, pour into a cocktail shaker and add the vodka and Amaretto
Shake it and enjoy!