Friday, January 29, 2021 12 mins read

Friday, January 29, 2021 12 mins read


Valentine's Day Cocktails That Make Perfect Last Minute Gifts

The last-minute Valentine’s Day idea search stops here. Find the perfect Valentine’s cocktail and get it delivered on time.

This year, there’s no relying on the low-light ambiance of a classy restaurant. No shows, movies, or concerts to go to. No master mixologists or bartenders to spin perfect cocktails. On Valentine’s Day, it’s going to take a special effort to keep things romantic. 

Luckily, Spirit Hub is here to make that special effort feel effortless. We have the Valentine’s Day cocktail recipes and everything you need to prepare them properly. And the glassware to make them shine.  

Just a couple taps and a few clicks later a package of liquid romance arrives at your doorstep. All that’s left is to light the candles, turn on your favorite album, and shake up the Valentine’s cocktails. With that, the mood has been set.

Only one more question. What’re you drinking on Valentine’s Day?



Love Potion No. 9 by Fire Oak Distillery

A Valentine’s Day Cocktail by Fire Oak Distillery

Last minute Valentine’s gifts don’t get much better than Fire Oak Distillery’s Love Potion No. 9. 

Valentine’s Day is when sparks are supposed to fly. You’re going to need a potion, or a potation, to make the magic happen. Shake up a little chemistry with the glitzy Love Potion No. 9 by Fire Oak Distillery. Dazzle your date with the fruity, citrus punch of this Valentine’s cocktail built on the independent Texas distillery’s bright, award-winning Premium Vodka

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Don’t Wanna Yuzu Love Tonight by Catoctin Creek Distilling Co.

A Quintessential Valentine’s Day Cocktail

Tell them how you really feel with Catoctin Creek Distilling Co.’s unforgettable Valentine’s cocktail.

February 14th isn’t for break-ups. It’s for pulling loved ones close. Let them know how you feel by stirring up a Don’t Wanna Yuzu Love Tonight. This Valentine’s cocktail from Catoctin Creek Distilling Co. features their rye-based Watershed Gin. A little bit of Yuzu citrus. A little bit of vanilla. Wholly delicious. Just fill their glass, no need to worry about losing them anymore. 

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Biggest Little Love by Letterpress Distilling

Cocktails Are The Best Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

The Biggest Little Love is a craft cocktail so good, he’ll forget it was a last minute Valentine’s gift.

It’s just you and your love tonight. So give them a glass of the Biggest Little Love to show them exactly how much you care. This is a romantic spin on a classic negroni. The shining ingredient in this Valentine’s cocktail by Letterpress Distilling is just a ‘little love,’ the Washington distillery’s Amaro Amorino.

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Rosy Cheeks by Durham Distillery

Make Them Blush With This Valentine’s Cocktail

Rich, decadent chocolate. What more could you want from a Valentine’s Day cocktail?

Just one look at the stunning cocktail you made will make your date blush. Give them Rosy Cheeks with the rich Valentine’s Day cocktail from Durham Distillery. Built on an indulgent base of their creamy Damn Fine Chocolate Liqueur, it’s the crushed-Thin-Mint-cookie rim that sets this decadent cocktail apart. 

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Pucker Up, Buttercup by Flying Dutchman Spirits

A Valentine’s Cocktail Kiss

With a flirtatious Valentine’s Day cocktail like this, you just might get that first kiss after all. 

Pucker Up, Buttercup, here comes a kiss. A kiss of watermelon and a hint of the unexpected. This Valentine’s cocktail from Minnesota’s Flying Dutchman Spirits takes a dash of balsamic vinegar and muddled watermelon. Treat your date to a unique sipping experience. Our guess is you’ll get that first kiss. 

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Hanky Panky by Jewell Distillery

Jewell Distillery’s Valentine’s Day Cocktail

Last minute Valentine’s Day ideas don’t get better than the bright bouquet of Jewell Distillery’s Hanky Panky.

Tickle ‘em pink with a glass of Hanky Panky. This is more than a cocktail, it’s a liquid bouquet of flavor. Forget the clichéd dozen roses and heart-shaped chocolates. Anchored by the bright floral notes of Jewell Gin, this cocktail from California’s Jewell Distillery is the perfect last minute Valentine’s gift. 

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Foolin’ Around by Myer Farm Distillers

Set the Mood With Valentine’s Day Cocktails

When it’s a glass full of Foolin’ Around, who cares if it was a last minute Valentine’s gift?

What would Valentine’s Day be without a little Foolin’ Around? Get the date started on the right foot with this  Valentine’s Day cocktail from Myer Farm Distillers. It’s a tango of two small batch spirits from the independent New York distillery. Frothy, rich, and bright, everyone is going to be in the mood for Foolin’ Around. 

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Pillow Talk by Raff Distillerie

A Rich Valentine’s Day Nightcap

A captivating cocktail and conversation starter, Pillow Talk comes from California’s Raff Distillerie.

Cap the perfect Valentine’s Day date with a spot of Pillow Talk. This Valentine’s cocktail is unlike any other. The recipe from Raff Distillerie features the woody, floral tones of their Emperor Norton Absinthe. The herbal notes of the absinthe are tapered and mellowed rich chocolate liqueur. There’s one thing for certain. This cocktail is a conversation starter.

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Sea-Salted Chocolate Martini by Chambers Bay Distillery

A Luscious Valentine’s Cocktail by Chambers Bay Distillery

A lush Valentine’s cocktail with only two ingredients, a quick-and-easy last minute Valentine’s gift.


All it takes is two ingredients and a pair of martini glasses to make a luscious sip for  your romantic evening in. One part chocolate liqueur, one part Rán Vodka. The craft vodka by Chambers Bay Distillery is named for a seductive Viking deity, known for throwing lavish parties. Making it the perfect building block for the Sea-Salted Chocolate Martini

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The Heartbreaker by Iron Fish Distillery

A Robust, Nutty Valentine’s Day Cocktail


Nothing can break your heart with a tumbler of Iron Fish Distillery’s Valentine’s cocktail.


We’re not in the business of breaking hearts. We just make Iron Fish Distillery Valentine’s cocktail, The Heartbreaker. Featuring the caramelly, dark chocolate notes of their Dark Rum, this Valentine’s potation is rich and luscious. The only heart-breaking thing about it is finishing the glass. 

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Flirtini by Three Rivers Distilling Co.

A Flirtatious Valentine’s Day Cocktail

Get the message across with this flirty Valentine’s cocktail from Three Rivers Distilling Co.

An undeniably flirtatious Valentine’s cocktail, the Flirtini is perfect as a first toast, or  a night cap. The cocktail from Three Rivers Distilling Co. pairs the lightly aromatic Harvester Vodka with bright pineapple juice and effervescent champagne. Drop a cherry in the glass and your date thinks you’re a master mixologist. Even though this was a last minute Valentine’s Day idea. 

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She’s My (Cherry Pie) by Vitae Spirits

A Valentine’s Day Cocktail by Vitae Spirits

Treat your date to a song, dance, and cocktail. All in one with Vitae Spirits’ Valentine’s Day cocktail.

Great song. Better Valentine’s Day cocktail. Unlike the song, this offering from Vitae Spirits isn’t a cold drink of water. It’s a bright spot of Modern Gin. But, this cocktail is definitely a sweet surprise. She’s My (Cherry Pie) is fragrant, ornate, and romantic. Master the details of this complex cocktail, and you’re Valentine’s date will be unlike any other. 

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I’ll Be Your Huckleberry by Wild Roots Spirits

A Valentine’s Day Cocktail by Wild Roots Spirits

Let them know you’ll always be around with the I’ll Be Your Huckleberry by Wild Roots Spirits.


Here’s the right cocktail for the right moment. When you’re trying to let them know what they mean to you, tell them I’ll Be Your Huckleberry. A splash of lemon juice, a helping of the tart, juicy Huckleberry Vodka by Wild Roots Spirits, and your favorite bottle of bubbly. Fill your flute and toast to time spent with the right person. 

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Love Martini by Kilimanjaro Distillery

Kilimanjaro Distillery’s Valentine’s Day Cocktail

Shake up a little love with Kilimanjaro’ Distillery’s vibrant Valentine’s Day cocktail, the Love Martini.

This Love Martini is a bit of a choose your own adventure for you and your date. Coming from independent Pennsylvania distillery, Kilimanjaro Distillery, this Valentine’s Day cocktail is made with their caramelly high-rye Xplorer Bourbon Whiskey

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The tastiest last-minute Valentine’s Day ideas

Even if you’re a bit of a procrastinator, there’s no reason you can’t find online Valentine’s gifts for him. Or her. Or Mom. Or Dad. Cocktails make perfect last minute Valentine’s gifts.

Because everyone loves handmade gifts. But as we’ve grown up we traded our crayons and construction paper for cocktail syrups and cobbler shakers. A Valentine’s Day without the pomp and circumstance of a night on the town could be boring. 

But it doesn’t have to be. And Spirit Hub is here to make sure that it isn’t. 

No one needs to know if this was a last minute Valentine’s Day idea. With convenient and easy shipping methods, get the small batch spirits to your door quickly and start the celebrations sooner. 

Treat them to an uncommon Valentine’s Day this year. 

To love and happiness!

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