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Sweet Heat Martini

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Habanero vodka provides the heat and agave is the sweet with a little ginger liqueur to even things out. It’s really worth taking the time to infuse your vodka but, if you don’t want to, substitute pepper vodka.
Ingredients
  Canton ginger liqueur 1 Ounce
  Agave nectar 1⁄2 Ounce
  Lime juice 1⁄2 Ounce
  Vodka 1 1⁄2 Ounce
  Lime wedges 1 Medium (For garnish)
For the habanero vodka:
  Vodka 1 Pint
  Habanero pepper 1 Medium
Directions

GETTING READY
1. To make the habanero infusion: Quarter 1 habanero pepper and add to 1 pint vodka.
2. Refrigerate for 1 week then carefully test for flavor.

MAKING
3. To make the martini: Shake 1/2 ounce of habanero vodka, vodka, Canton Ginger Liqueur, agave nectar and lime juice over ice.
4. Strain into a chilled glass.

SERVING
5. Garnish with a lime wedge and serve chilled.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Mixing
Drink: 
Cocktail, Vodka
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol, Low Fat
Channel: 
Drinks Channel
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
1

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