Think Outside the Chocolate Box for Valentine’s Day

Tuesday 06th, February 2018 / 12:46 Written by
Think Outside the Chocolate Box for Valentine’s Day

Think Outside the Usual Chocolates and Roses for Valentine’s Day Treats

Here are some Valentine’s Day treats around San Antonio that will show your significant other you CAN think outside the box, like La Panadería’s beautiful Raspberry Hearts!

For significant others looking to think outside a box of chocolates, La Panadería’s Raspberry Hearts offer the perfect way to say “I love you” with a sweet treat. These meticulously handcrafted pastries feature homemade vanilla and wild berry mousse layered between soft sponge cake and finished with a white chocolate glaze. Topped with a sprinkle of edible gold leaf, these pastries are sure to wow that special someone in your life.

About La Panaderia

 Long-cultured Bread. We feature fresh Sandwiches, Bread, Desserts, Pastries, Cakes & Coffee all in an open bakery.

Seersucker Gin has the Seersucker Smooch which makes the perfect bubbly, rose-colored cocktail to make for that special someone. This romantic sip is easy for the home bartender to create and is sure to wow your partner. The Seersucker Smooch is made with San Antonio’s own Seersucker Southern Style Gin, St. Germain, aperol, lemon juice, a dash of Peychaud’s bitters and finished with your choice of bubbly.

Seersucker Smooch

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Courtesy of Trey Azar| Seersucker Founder & Master Distiller


  • 1.5 oz. Seersucker Gin
  • .25 oz. St. Germain
  • .25 oz. Aperol
  • .5 oz. lemon juice
  • 1 dash Peychaud’s Bitters
  • 3 oz. Brut Crémant
  • Lemon twist, for garnish


  1. Pour the Seersucker, St. Germain, aperol, lemon juice, and bitters into a shaker
  2. Add ice, and shake
  3. Strain into a champagne glass
  4. Fill with Brut Crémant (or your choice of bubbly)
  5. Garnish with a lemon twist and enjoy!

About Seersucker Southern Style Gin

The iconic Seersucker pattern is synonymous with the warm and inviting nature of Southern Hospitality. So, it was only natural that we would name this incredibly approachable spirit Seersucker Southern Gin.

Our slow copper pot distillation process in combination with a recipe of light juniper, citrus, and a unique blend of mint and clove honey make Seersucker, by far, one of the most flavorful gins you will ever experience. Enjoy it with friends, family, and strangers because…

Or celebrate your love over a delicious romantic dinner at Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille this Valentine’s Day.

Start the evening with a delicious Perry’s appetizer like the Beef and Blue Crostini with its sliced beef filet, bacon onion marmalade topped with Blue Cheese crumbles all atop a toasted French baguette. Paired with the lovely and delicious PassionateNut for Port cocktail, you will be in love with this combo. This cocktail combines Ruby Port with Coconut Rum topped with a pineapple leaf and lemon peel for a tropical flair.

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Perry’s has also chosen a special Prix Fixe menu full of signature favorites that are sure to please.

Start your evening with a savory soup or salad. Choose from a creamy Lobster Bisque, elegant French Onion Soup, Signature Wedge Salad, Caesar Salad or the Kale Salad with a refreshing Jalapeno Mint Vinaigrette.

Main course options include the 8 oz. Filet Perry, wrapped with Nueske Applewood Smoked Bacon and topped with jumbo lump crab meat; the 14 oz. Prime New York Strip and the 14 oz. Prime Ribeye. Perry’s Famous Pork Chop also will be available. All are guaranteed to satisfy the most devoted carnivores.

The special Prix Fixe Valentine’s Day menu is $59.95 per person for reservations at 5:30 PM and earlier and $74.95 per person for reservations at 5:45 PM and later. Tax and gratuity are not included in the per person price. Appetizer and entree complements will be available but are not included in the per person price.

Reservations are limited. Please visit or call to make your reservation today. Reservations are limited to a two-hour time period and a credit card is needed to guarantee a table.


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