This Valentine’s Day, Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts is spilling the beans on the perfect way to celebrate with your special somebody! According to a recent global survey commissioned by the hotel brand, coffee trumps sex as the ideal wake-up call for more than half (53%) of respondents, which means on February 14th, forget the flowers, lose the lingerie, and say bye-bye to that box of chocolates – the ultimate Valentine’s Day gift is cozying up with your sweetheart and a piping hot cup of joe!
Just in time for the holiday, Le Méridien’s Master Baristas, on-propery coffee experts, have whipped up decadent coffee beverages and coffee cocktails that are easy to make at home and the perfect way to celebrate!
- 1 Ounce illy espresso
- 1 mint leaf
- pink colored whipped cream (colored with food coloring and rose syrup)
- 1/2 Ounce coffee liqueur
•1.Pour coffee liqueur into shooter glass
• Brew a single Illy Espresso on top of the liqueur
• Place whipped cream on top, if possible in a flower
• Garnish with mint leaf