Love Me Sweet, Love Me Hot at Loews
2. Loews Ventana Canyon Resort
This Tuscon hotel is taking part in the Loews Hotels 'Get a Room' package, offering rooms from $134 a night plus spicy bites and two cocktails included. It's available through February 29 and at the Loews Ventana Canyon the special bevvie is something called the 'Love Me Sweet, Love Me Hot' cocktail, made from jalapeno-infused simple syrup, fresh berries, lime juice and Hornitos Repasado tequila. They had us at jalapenos.
3. Forty Four at Royalton
The master mixologists at this Manhattan lobby bar (you can call them by their official name, The Cocktail Collective) can help romantic types shake up their own love potion today. Just make a reservation (by calling 212-944-8844), take your sweetheart to Forty Four, have them pick their base of choice--rum, gin, vodka, whiskey--and then choose from a selection of herbs, bitters and syrups to seal the deal. For $40, you get the private consultation, two personalized cocktails and custom recipe notes to take home.
[Photos: HotelChatter (inset, courtesy The Betsy); Loews; courtesy Royalton]