I'm sure some of you may be noticing a recurring theme in my posts regarding spice... in this particular iteration I am curious about any pepper spicy cocktails you folks have come up with. One of my favorites is served at Cedar's Social in downtown Dallas. They call it a Suicide Door 9. The ingredients are*

Ritt BiB
Aperol
Habanero tincture
Absinthe spritz

Easily one of the best cocktails I've ever had in my life. The heavy rye spice of Ritt along with the habanero are a match made in heaven.

On a related note, I had a jalapeno and cucumber margarita yesterday that was to die for.

*currently trying to get the exact ratios for these ingredients, I'll update when I do