Forget the chocolate! This Valentine's Day, play bartender at home for your single ladies or special someone. These festive mixed drinks will give you just enough of a buzz to get your flirt on without too many extra calories. (All drinks serve 1 unless noted otherwise.)
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Drink your dessert on V-Day in the form of this deliciously fizzy libation originally concocted by the Cocktail Guru, Jonathan Pogash. Thanks to dark chocolate vodka, you'll taste the complex flavors of cocoa with intoxicating notes of coffee and caramel.
1 large strawberry, chopped
1 handful mint leaves
1 teaspoon agave nectar
1/4 ounce fresh lemon juice
1 1/2 ounces Van Gogh Dutch Chocolate Vodka
3 ounces sparkling wine or champagne
1 strawberry slice, for garnish
Muddle strawberry, mint, agave, and lemon juice. Add vodka and strain into a chilled champagne flute. Top with sparkling wine and garnish with strawberry slice.
Nutrition score per serving: 200 calories, 11g sugars