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Four cocktails to heat up Valentine's Day by Patrón Tequila!

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Flowers – check. Chocolate – check. Mushy card – check! According to recent figures, consumers spend nearly $2 billion on candy each Valentine's Day, with 51 percent purchasing red roses for the occasion.* Patrón Tequila invites you to leave unoriginal valentines in the past and heat things up with Patrón XO Cafe Dark Cocoa.

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A distinctive blend of ultra premium tequila, the natural essence of the finest coffee and extraordinary chocolate, this liqueur is the perfectly decadent way to indulge on this Valentine’s Day with that special someone. Excellent for sipping or using in a high-quality cocktail like Patrón’s “Goodnight Kiss” recipe that features Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa, Irish whiskey and hot coffee, this liqueur is sure to warm up the evening and help correct your formerly cliché Valentine’s Day ways.

Turn off the lights, light some candles, and enjoy one or all of these fantastic recipes:

Good Night Kiss
3/4 oz. Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
1/2 oz. Irish whisky
2 oz. Hot coffee
Heavy cream and maraschino cherry for garnish

Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into a champagne glass. Garnish with heavy cream and a maraschino cherry.

2 oz. Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
3 oz. Hot coffee
Whipped cream and dark chocolate shavings for garnish

Serve in a champagne flute. Top with whipped cream and dark chocolate.

Hot & Steamy
1 oz. Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
1/2 oz. Sweetened condensed milk
1 shot Espresso
Warm steamed milk for garnish

In an espresso cup, add sweetened condensed milk. Let settle. Top with shot of Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa. Add shot of espresso. Top with warmed steamed milk.

Love Potion
1 oz. Patrón XO Café Dark Cocoa
3/4 oz. Almond milk (or similar)
1 oz. Hot espresso
1/2 oz. Grenadine
Lemon peel and cocoa nibs for garnish

Pour all ingredients into a shaker. Shake vigorously. Pour in a Collins glass. Garnish with lemon peel and cocoa nibs.



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