A beautiful cocktail, with a surprising twist. @cooking_with_wine brings the heat with this spicy reinvention of the classic Greyhound. With cayenne, cinnamon, a splash of grapefruit juice, and lemon, even the most daring of spice-lovers will be satisfied!
ingredients2OZEmpress 1908 Gin1OZGrapefruit Juice1OZLemon Juice2TSPHalf-Sweet Simple Syrup (2:1)⅛TSPCinnamon⅛TSPCayenne PepperThinly sliced Jalapeño
MethodShake all ingredients in a shaker with ice. (Option to shake with a few jalapeño slices for extra heat!) Fine strain into a lowball glass with a large-format ice cube. Garnish with a thin slice of jalapeño and serve.