If a spicy cocktail is what you seek, go for Orange County Distillery’s Courkat cocktail, which pairs lemonade and lime juice with jalapeno slivers.
Orange County Distillery
1.5 oz. vodka (we use Orange County Distillery Sugar Beet)
Fresh jalapeño slices, to taste
A splash of lime juice Sparkling lemonade (like San Pellegrino)
Lime slice, for garnish
- In a shaker, muddle a couple of slices of jalapeño (adjust to taste). Add a large scoop of ice, vodka, and lime juice and shake vigorously. Pour over ice into a 10-ounce glass. Top with sparkling lemonade, stir, and garnish with lime and jalapeño slices.