The Jalapeno Passion Cocktail Recipe
The Jalapeno Passion at the Living Room at the W Hotel in South Beach is a cocktail that is perfect for celebrating Cinco de Mayo!
It contains Reposado Tequila, Passion Fruit, Jalapeno, Lime, & Fresh Basil. The sweetness of passion fruit and the spice of muddled jalapenos make this drink a must-have sweet and spicy treat.
The Living Room at the W Hotel is also the perfect place to celebrate the 5th of May - or any other night of drinking. D’Israeli “Dizzy” Fernandez is the Bar Manager of the Living Room. His fascination with chemistry and passion to create cocktails that stimulate the senses have earned the sophisticated hotspot raves and accolades, including Food & Wine Magazine’s “2012 Fifty Best Bars in America.” Signature cocktails are works of art and feature edible flowers, house made spice mixes and creative infusions.
2.00 oz. reposado tequila
0.75 oz. lime juice
0.75 oz. simple syrup
1.00 oz. passion fruit
3 jalapeño slices
In a cocktail glass, muddle fresh basil with jalapeño slice. Add the remaining ingredients and fresh ice. Stir with a barspoon then garnish with lime wheels, jalapeño slices, basil leaf and a flower.