There are many foods, herbs and spices that just make you fell good. Some offer healing properties, boost our energy and even some that claim to stimulate our sensual appetite. From strawberries, basil, pomegranates, rosemary, red wine, hot chilies to of course, chocolate, all arousing our hidden urges.
This Valentine’s Day get your Sip-appeal on with some of these Sensual Aphrodisiac Love Potions from a few of my favorite romantic restaurants in Palm Springs.
bluEmber – a hidden gem in the oasis of the desert
Under the culinary expertize of Brandon Testi – CHEF DE CUISINE
Servicing UP Love in liquid form with Ritual 75
2 oz Lemon juice
1 oz Nolet’s Gin
2 oz Champagne – to float
Serve in a champagne flute, garnish with lemon twist
Make sure to checkout bluEmber’s – Uncorked
Sip fine wines & savor taste from around the world.
Omni Rancho Las Palmas, 41000 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
From Copley’s comes the Pomegranate Martini
- *Some say the forbidden fruit of the Bible was not an apple, but a pomegranate fruit. The word aphrodisiac originates with the Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite, and she is credited in Greek mythology with planting the first pomegranate tree.
Whether you are relaxing on the fireside patio or dining in the cozy–comfort indoor retreat, all roads lead to romance.
2 oz citrus vodka
1/2 oz Cointreau® orange liqueur
1/4 oz pomegranate juice
1 oz simple syrup
Shake all ingredients well with ice and strain into a chilled martini glass. Add a dash of rose water if available. Garnish with flamed orange peel, and serve.
621 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Trio & The Purple Room
is mixing-up a stiff one for HIM and a lick-able one for HER.
” Just another day” (HIS)
1 1/2 oz Bourbon
1 oz Aperol
1 oz Pomegranate Juice
Stir in a mixer with Ice, strain in Martini Glass top with Prosecco garnish orange twist
”Rose Petal” (HERS)
1 oz vodka
1/3 oz Joseph Cartron Pomegranate Liqueur
1/3 oz Bertina elderflower
1/3 oz lemon juice
Shake and strain into a champagne flute
Fill Prosecco and float 3 liberal dashes Angostura bitters
707 N Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92264