Ladies, it's that time of year again! The time when we celebrate our girlfriends and the bond we share. Galentine's Day is a special day, dedicated to the ladies in our lives who have been there through thick and thin.
Whether you're single or in a relationship, there's no better way to celebrate this special day than with a delicious cocktail in hand.
As a bartender, I know how important it is to have the perfect cocktail to celebrate any occasion. That's why I've put together a list of the best Galentine's Day cocktails that are sure to impress your girls.
These cocktails are not only delicious, but they're also easy to make, so you can spend more time celebrating and less time mixing.
So, gather your girls and get ready to raise a glass to friendship, love, and all the amazing women in your life. Whether you're planning a virtual get-together or a small gathering, these cocktails are sure to be a hit.
So, let's dive in and explore the best Galentine's Day cocktails that will make your celebration one to remember!
1. Grapefruit Tequila Sour
Looking for a unique and delicious cocktail to celebrate Galentine's Day with your besties or a special someone? Look no further than the Grapefruit Tequila Sour! This cocktail features 21Seeds Tequila, which is infused with real fruit for a smooth and flavorful taste.
The grapefruit adds a sweet and tangy twist to this classic tequila sour, making it the perfect drink for any occasion. Plus, with the option to add a creamy foam using egg whites, this cocktail is sure to impress. So why not try something new and exciting this Galentine's Day with the Grapefruit Tequila Sour?
2. Girl's Best Friend Cocktail
The "Girl's Best Friend Cocktail" is a perfect drink to celebrate Galentine's Day with your best gals. It's a pretty pink cocktail that's both sweet and punchy, made with pomegranate soda and vanilla vodka. The best part is how easy it is to make, so you can spend more time catching up with your friends and less time fussing over the drink.
The cocktail looks so feminine and girly, and you can even rim the glass with hot pink sanding sugar to make it even more special. Whether you're celebrating with your mom, sister, or best friend, this cocktail is sure to be a hit. So, gather your girlfriends, put on some cheesy tunes, and enjoy this delicious and pretty cocktail together!
3. Valentine's Day Cupid's Cocktail
Looking for a fun and festive drink to celebrate Galentine's Day with your besties? Look no further than the Valentine's Day Cupid's Cocktail! This sweet and tart drink combines cranberry juice with maraschino cherry juice and pomegranate vodka, topped off with ginger ale for a fizzy finish.
The sugared rim and heart-shaped strawberry garnish make it a visually stunning addition to any Galentine's Day celebration. Sip on this grown-up version of Kool-Aid and enjoy the flavors of childhood in a more sophisticated way. Don't forget to keep track of how many you've had, as these go down easy!
4. Sparkling Strawberry Prosecco Cocktail
The Sparkling Strawberry Prosecco Cocktail is a fruity and bubbly drink that's perfect for any celebration. It features a strawberry-infused vodka and Prosecco, which adds a bright and flavorful twist to the classic cocktail.
The cocktail is incredibly easy to make, requiring just a little bit of prep a week before your celebration. It's a fun and festive drink that's sure to impress your guests.
5. Love Potion Drink
The Love Potion Drink is a fruity and refreshing vodka cocktail that strikes a perfect balance between sweetness and tartness. Made with a mix of cranberry juice, grapefruit juice, orange juice, and lime juice, this cocktail is perfect for Valentine's Day or any occasion.
It can be made in advance and in large batches, making it an excellent choice for parties or date nights. The recipe is versatile and can be modified to suit personal preferences. Overall, this cocktail is a must-try for anyone looking for a delicious and easy-to-make cocktail that is sure to impress.
6. Strawberry Sour Candy Cocktail
The Strawberry Sour Candy Cocktail is a playful and fun drink perfect for a Galentine's Day party. It combines sweet and sour flavors with pink cranberry juice, strawberry rum, and strawberry pucker.
The cocktail is garnished with strawberry sour candies or fresh strawberries and has a sour sugar rim. It's easy to make and perfect for those who love sour candies.
7. Raspberry Lemon Drop Cocktail
The Raspberry Lemon Drop Cocktail is a perfect addition to any Galentine's Day celebration. This simple yet delicious cocktail only requires three ingredients and is shaken and strained into a martini glass. The raspberry liqueur adds a beautiful pink color to the drink, making it perfect for the occasion.
The sweetness of the liqueur eliminates the need for triple sec and simple syrup, making it a quick and easy cocktail to make. The addition of red sugar and silver decorating sugar on the rim of the glass adds a festive touch to the drink. Overall, the Raspberry Lemon Drop Cocktail is a must-try for anyone looking for a sweet and simple Galentine's Day cocktail.
8. Cupid's Cocktail
If you're looking for a fun and bubbly way to celebrate Galentine's Day, then you should definitely try Cupid's Cocktail. This fruity cocktail is made with champagne and strawberries, and is perfect for enjoying alongside a special Valentine's Day dinner. The cocktail is served in a flute, which allows for the bubbles to stay fresh longer and creates a nice layering of all the different cocktail components.
It's also adorned with star-struck arrows (cocktail picks) with strawberries, pomegranate seeds, and pink vodka ice cubes, making it a festive and fun drink to enjoy with your gal pals. So, if you're looking for a sweet and bubbly way to celebrate Galentine's Day, then give Cupid's Cocktail a try!
9. Lavender French 75 Cocktail
The Lavender French 75 Cocktail is a refreshing twist on the classic French 75, adding a touch of fresh lavender for a garden-inspired flavor.
The use of Empress 1908 gin gives the cocktail a beautiful purple color that turns to a deep pink when mixed with lemon juice. This cocktail is perfect for those who love botanical flavors and want to impress their guests with a unique and delicious drink.
10. Whippet Cocktail
The Whippet Cocktail is a perfect addition to any Galentine's Day celebration. This light and playful cocktail is made with Pomp & Whimsy, a botanical gin liqueur that infuses classic gin with natural and soft floral flavors.
With grapefruit juice and tonic water, this cocktail has a refreshing taste with floral and grapefruit notes that are perfect for spring and summer. The simplicity of this cocktail makes it easy to prepare and ideal for any gathering. The Whippet Cocktail is a must-try for anyone who loves gin and refreshing drinks.
11. The Be Mine Valentine's Mule
"The Be Mine Valentine's Mule" is a perfect cocktail to celebrate Galentine's Day with your girlfriends. This sweet and spicy cocktail is a twist on the classic Moscow Mule, made with vodka, ginger beer, and lime juice. The addition of fresh strawberries and conversation hearts for garnish makes it a perfect drink to enjoy with your friends while celebrating love and friendship.
The recipe is easy to follow, and you can adjust the amount of vodka to make it stronger or weaker according to your preference. This cocktail is a must-try for all the ladies out there who want to enjoy a delicious drink with their gal pals. So, gather your friends, make this cocktail, and cheers to the love and friendship that you share!
12. Sweet Tart Cocktail
The Sweet Tart Cocktail is a refreshing and delicious drink that will remind you of the classic candy treat. This gin and Chambord cocktail is the perfect blend of sweetness and tartness, hitting your taste buds in waves with a sour note from the lime and a hint of sweetness from the raspberry liqueur.
The bright orange color makes it a pretty signature party drink, perfect for a ladies luncheon or Easter entertaining. This cocktail is not overly sweet, making it a great choice to pair with happy hour appetizers or to serve before dinner. If you're looking for a whimsical and refreshing drink to enjoy with your gal pals, the Sweet Tart Cocktail is definitely worth a try.
13. Pomegranate Pink Lemonade Punch
Looking for a Galentines Cocktail recipe that is both refreshing and festive? Look no further than the Pomegranate Pink Lemonade Punch. This pretty pink cocktail mixes the flavors of pomegranate, lemon, and orange for a taste that is both sweet and tangy.
Topped off with a generous pour of champagne, this cocktail is perfect for a crowd and can be made ahead of time for easy entertaining. The addition of fresh pomegranate seeds and thyme make for a beautiful garnish that is also packed with nutrients and health benefits. So why not impress your Galentines with this delicious and healthy cocktail?
14. Rosé Cocktail W. Raspberries
The Rosé Cocktail W. Raspberries is a perfect drink for Galentine's Day celebrations. This sparkling cocktail is a blend of rosé wine and lemon-lime soda, with fresh raspberries adding a fruity twist. The sugared rim adds a touch of sweetness to the drink, making it perfect for sipping on a brunch with your gal pals.
The best part? It's easy to make and won't break the bank. You can switch up the glass shape and even change the fruit for other holidays. Overall, this cocktail is a must-try for anyone looking for a light and refreshing drink to celebrate with their friends.
15. Raspberry Piña Colada Cocktail
The Raspberry Piña Colada Cocktail is a pink and creamy drink made with RumChata, white rum, piña colada mix, and fresh raspberries. The raspberry flavor adds a delightful twist to the traditional piña colada, making it a refreshing and delicious drink.
The creamy texture of the coconut cream combined with the tartness of the raspberries and the sweetness of the RumChata creates a perfect blend of flavors. It's a must-try for anyone looking for a fruity and creamy cocktail to enjoy with their gal pals or significant other.
16. Mojito Raspberry With Pink Cranberry
The Mojito Raspberry With Pink Cranberry is a perfect Galentines Cocktail to add some fun and flavor to your celebrations. This pink cocktail is a refreshing blend of raspberries, fresh mint, and Ocean Spray Pink Cranberry Juice that will transport you to summertime in just one sip. It's not too sweet, light, and perfect for those who prefer a refreshing cocktail.
This cocktail is also great for Valentine’s Day parties or pair it with a romantic dinner. The recipe is easy to follow, and the ingredients are readily available in grocery stores. So, why not bring some sunshine into your day with this delicious and easy-to-make cocktail? Cheers to a fun and memorable Galentines celebration!
17. Champagne in the Ombre Valentine's Cocktail
Looking for a simple yet elegant cocktail to impress your gal pals this Galentine's Day? Look no further than the Champagne in the Ombre Valentine's Cocktail. With just two ingredients, this cocktail is easy to make and looks stunning with its ombre effect from deep pink to light pink.
The strawberry or blackberry simple syrup adds a touch of sweetness to the bubbly champagne, making it the perfect drink to celebrate with your girls. Plus, the strawberry heart cocktail garnish adds a cute and festive touch to the drink. Trust us, your friends will be calling you the hostess with the mostess after serving them this delicious and beautiful cocktail.
18. Cosmopolitan Cocktail
The Cosmopolitan Cocktail is a classic and popular drink that is perfect for any Galentine's Day celebration. Its vibrant pink color and refreshing taste make it a go-to choice for parties and gatherings. Made with high-quality vodka, fresh lime juice, sweet cranberry juice, and Cointreau, this cocktail is a perfect balance of sweet and sour flavors.
It's a strong drink, but the ingredients make it smooth and quite tasty. Whether you're hosting a tropical party, garden party, or a flamingo-themed pool party, the Cosmopolitan Cocktail is a must-try for any Galentine's Day celebration.
19. The Red Pom Cocktail
"The Red Pom Cocktail" is a perfect drink to serve at your Galentine's Day party. This beautiful red cocktail is made with fresh pomegranate, ruby red grapefruit juice, rum, crushed ice, and agave nectar. The pops of flavor from the pomegranate seeds make this cocktail a sure favorite.
This drink not only matches the theme of the party but also tastes amazing. The recipe is easy to follow and can be found on the blog. So, if you want to impress your friends with a delicious and beautiful cocktail, "The Red Pom Cocktail" is the way to go.
20. Gordon's Pink Gin Spritz
Looking for a perfect Galentine's Day cocktail recipe? Look no further than the Gordon's Pink Gin Spritz! This cocktail is a beautiful pink color that will make you fall in love at first sight. It's made with Gordon's Pink Gin, lemonade, and topped with Prosecco. The addition of fresh strawberries gives it a sweet and fruity flavor that will leave you wanting more.
This cocktail is perfect for sipping with your best gal pals and celebrating the love and friendship you share. So, grab a bottle of Gordon's Pink Gin and get ready to mix up this delicious and refreshing cocktail that will make your Galentine's Day celebrations even more special.
21. Ombre Hibiscus Prosecco Cocktail
The Ombre Hibiscus Prosecco Cocktail is a stunning pink drink that is perfect for any celebration. Made with whole hibiscus flowers and Da Luca prosecco, this cocktail is easy to make and has a balanced sweetness with fresh citrus notes. The hibiscus flowers are edible and add a chewy texture to the drink.
The layered ombre effect of the cocktail is sure to impress your guests, making it a great choice for Galentine's Day, weddings, bridal showers, or bachelorette parties. The recipe is easy to follow and the ingredients are easy to find. Overall, the Ombre Hibiscus Prosecco Cocktail is a must-try for anyone looking for a beautiful and delicious drink to serve at their next celebration.
22. Strawberry Tequila Spritz
Looking for a refreshing and festive cocktail to enjoy with your gal pals this Valentine's Day? Look no further than the Strawberry Tequila Spritz. Made with muddled strawberries, tequila, lemon juice, and sparkling rosé, this cocktail is the perfect shade of pink and packs a fruity punch.
The addition of a small dash of sweetener enhances the strawberry flavor, without overpowering the drink. Served in a tall glass with ice, this cocktail is light and refreshing, making it the perfect choice for sipping on all night long. Whether you're celebrating with your besties or your significant other, the Strawberry Tequila Spritz is sure to be a hit.
The Cosmopolitan is a classic cocktail that has been a popular choice for many years. This blush-pink drink has a perfect balance of sweet and tart flavors, thanks to the combination of vodka, orange liqueur, lime juice, and cranberry juice. It's a refreshing cocktail that's not too sweet or strong, making it a great choice for a Galentines celebration.
The Cosmopolitan gained national attention after appearing on the hit TV show Sex and the City, and it has been a favorite ever since. Whether you're sipping on it at a bar or making it at home, the Cosmopolitan is a must-try cocktail for any Galentines celebration.
24. Pink Lemonade With Vodka Cocktail
The Pink Lemonade with Vodka Cocktail is a refreshing and fruity drink that is perfect for any occasion, especially for Galentine's Day. Made with just four simple ingredients, this cocktail is a delicious blend of sweet and sour flavors.
The addition of lemon slices and fresh berries as garnish adds a fun twist to the cocktail and intensifies the aromas and flavors of the drink. If you're looking for a fun and delicious drink to share with your gal pals, the Pink Lemonade with Vodka Cocktail is definitely worth trying.
25. Strawberry French 75 Cocktail
The Strawberry French 75 Cocktail is a delightful addition to any Galentine's Day celebration. This cocktail features a sweet and tangy strawberry simple syrup that adds a fruity twist to the classic French 75.
The cocktail is garnished with a skewered strawberry heart, adding a touch of whimsy and romance to the drink. If you're looking for a festive and flavorful cocktail to impress your friends this Galentine's Day, the Strawberry French 75 is definitely worth a try.
26. Pink Starburst Shot and Cocktail
The Pink Starburst Shot and Cocktail is a must-try for any Galentine's celebration. This sweet and fruity drink is inspired by the beloved pink Starburst candy, and it definitely lives up to the hype. The combination of watermelon puckers, vanilla vodka, and sweet and sour mix creates a delicious and refreshing drink that is perfect for a girls' night in.
The optional garnishes, such as a pink sugar rim or a dollop of whipped cream, add an extra touch of fun and whimsy to this already delightful cocktail. Whether you're making a large batch for a party or just enjoying a few shots with your closest friends, the Pink Starburst Shot and Cocktail is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.
27. Raspberry Martini
The Raspberry Martini is a vibrant and sweet cocktail that is perfect for a Galentine's celebration. This stunning drink is bursting with bright berry flavor, thanks to the homemade raspberry syrup, and has a zing of fresh lemon to balance out the sweetness. The cocktail is a modern twist on a classic martini, and its beautiful red color makes it a perfect signature drink for any special occasion.
Whether you're planning a romantic dinner or a girls' night in, the Raspberry Martini is sure to impress your guests with its delicious and refreshing taste. So, if you're looking for a Galentine's cocktail that is both sweet and sophisticated, the Raspberry Martini is definitely worth a try.
28. Strawberry Mojito
Looking for a refreshing and delicious cocktail to share with your gal pals this Galentine's Day? Look no further than the Strawberry Mojito. This twist on the classic mojito combines mint, lime juice, and light rum with juicy strawberries for a fruity and refreshing sip.
Perfect for sipping on the patio on a warm day or enjoying with friends at a Galentine's Day gathering, the Strawberry Mojito is sure to be a crowd-pleaser. So gather your girls and shake up a batch of this delicious cocktail for a sweet and tangy treat.
29. Special Rosé Aperol Spritz
The Special Rosé Aperol Spritz is a unique and refreshing twist on the classic Aperol Spritz. Made with a combination of Rosé, Aperol, and seltzer, this cocktail is sweet and refreshing, perfect for a Galentine's Day celebration or any spring or summer occasion.
The addition of a homemade simple syrup made with fresh strawberries and dried rose petals adds a romantic touch to this already delicious cocktail. The strawberry garnish is the perfect finishing touch. Overall, the Special Rosé Aperol Spritz is a must-try for anyone looking for a fun and flavorful cocktail to enjoy with friends.
30. Heavenly Lemonade
Heavenly Lemonade is a refreshing cocktail that's perfect for a Galentine's Day celebration. It's a twist on the classic mimosa, using lemonade instead of orange juice. The recipe calls for two-thirds sparkling water and one-third lemonade, making it a light and bubbly drink.
The secret to this cocktail is using a dry champagne or brut, which pairs perfectly with the lemonade to create a crisp and refreshing flavor. It's easy to make and perfect for brunch or a daytime celebration.