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February 06, 2024 1 min read

Cocktail and Dessert Recipes for the Bold at Heart

This Valentine's Day, step into the kitchen with the confidence and style in our Old Fashioned Surplus & Black Denim Apron, and prepare to woo your significant other with a cocktail and dessert that are anything but ordinary. These recipes are for those who love as fiercely as they cook, crafted by the Medium Rare crew.

COCKTAIL: Smoky Chocolate Old Fashioned

2 oz bourbon
1/2 oz dark chocolate liqueur
1 tsp maple syrup
2 dashes of orange bitters
Orange peel and dark chocolate shavings for garnish

Channel your inner mixologist and combine bourbon, chocolate liqueur, maple syrup, and bitters in a mixing glass with ice.
Stir like you mean it, then strain into a rocks glass over a large ice cube.
Garnish with an orange peel and chocolate shavings.

DESSERT: Red Velvet Lava Cakes

4 oz white chocolate
1/2 cup unsalted butter
2 eggs
2 egg yolks
1/4 cup sugar
2 tbsp cocoa powder
1 tsp red food coloring
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
Powdered sugar for dusting

Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C) and get ready to bake with love.
Melt white chocolate and butter, stirring until it's as smooth as you.
Whisk eggs, yolks, and sugar until light and fluffy. Mix in cocoa powder and red food coloring.
Fold in the chocolate mixture and flour.
Pour into greased ramekins and bake for 12-14 minutes.
Dust with powdered sugar and serve hot.

In a Medium Rare apron, you're not just cooking; you're creating an experience. This Valentine's Day, let your daring spirit shine through and impress your special someone with these delicious treats!