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Hot Monkey Cilantro Gimlet

One of the most refreshing martinis we’ve come across! Perfect on a hot day.

  • 2 oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 1 oz lime juice
  • 2 oz simple syrup
  • 10-12 cilantro leaves
  • 1 cilantro sprig for garnish

Muddle simple syrup and cilantro in a cocktail shaker. Add Hot Monkey, lime juice, and ice and shake until cold. Double strain into a chilled coupe glass or into an old-fashioned glass over fresh ice. Garnish with a sprig of cilantro.

Hot Monkey Punch

Hot Monkey_SOMA tropical holiday punch that is sure to get your guests feeling frisky! Pok Pok SOM Thai Basil Drinking Vinegar is available at New Deal’s Tasting Room and at select local retailers. Makes enough for a crowd!

Mix all ingredients thoroughly in a punch bowl, adding bitters generously to taste. Add pineapple rings to the punch bowl for garnish or you can freeze them into an ice ring overnight. Serve chilled or over ice.

Hot Monkey Pina Colada

Hot Monkey turns the classic Piña Colada into a spicy and icy delight. (serves 2)

  • 3 oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 3 oz coconut milk
  • 4 oz pineapple juice
  • 2 oz simple syrup
  • 4 cups crushed ice
  • 1 slice of pineapple or lime wheel for garnish

Blend until smooth and pour into a Hurricane glass. Garnish with a slice of pineapple or a lime wheel.

Hot Monkey Margarita

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Add just a bit of heat to this refreshing summer classic.

  • 1 oz Tequila
  • ½ oz Hot Monkey Pepper-Flavored Vodka
  • ½ oz orange liqueur
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • 1 oz lime juice
  • lime wedge for garnish

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake until cold and strain into a salt-rimmed rocks glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a lime wedge.

The Hot Date

  • 1 oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 1 oz New Deal Vodka
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • 8 cucumber slices
  • 1 cucumber slice for garnish

Muddle the simple syrup and cucumber in cocktail shaker then add Hot Monkey and New Deal Vodka. Shake with ice and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a cucumber slice.

New Deal House Bloody Mary

This is our most popular Bloody Mary recipe. We serve it at events, trade shows, and the Tasting Room to rave reviews. If our Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka has too much of a kick for you, try substituting our Portland 88 Vodka instead.

  • 2 oz Hot Monkey
  • 2 T dill pickle brine
  • ½ t Worcestershire sauce
  • ¼ t onion powder
  • ¼ t garlic powder
  • ¼ t lemon pepper
  • 8 oz Campbell’s tomato juice
  • ½ oz fresh squeezed lemon juice
  • ½ oz fresh squeezed lime juice

Mix ingredients well and serve over ice. Garnish with citrus and your favorite pickled goodies!

Perfect 31

The Perfect 31 is one of our favorite ways to drink our Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka.

  • 1 oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 3 oz pineapple juice

Combine ingredients in an old-fashioned glass filled with ice.

The Cranky Monkey

This feisty cocktail has just the right balance of sweet, tart, and heat.

  • 1 oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 1 oz New Deal Ginger Liqueur
  • 2 oz cranberry juice (TIP: we love Starvation Alley’s cranberry, but add a barspoon of simple syrup if using pure cranberry juice)
  • 1 mint sprig for garnish

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake until cold. Strain into a collins glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a fresh sprig of mint.

Hot Monkey Drop

  • 1½ oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 1½ oz fresh lime juice
  • 1½ oz simple syrup
  • 1 oz grapefruit juice
  • 1 sugar-rimmed glass

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake until cold and strain into a sugar-rimmed coupe glass.

 

Spicy Thai Martini

  • 1 oz New Deal Vodka
  • ½ oz New Deal Ginger Liqueur
  • ½ oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 1 oz coconut milk
  • ½ oz pineapple juice
  • 4 basil leaves, three to muddle and one for garnish

Muddle three basil leaves in a cocktail shaker; add all other ingredients and shake with ice. Double strain into a coupe or martini glass and garnish with the remaining basil leaf.

Let It Snow

You might not leave home this winter.

Rub orange peel along rim of large ceramic or glass mug. Prepare Treehouse Chocolate Co. Spiced Drinking Chocolate according to instructions and pour into prepared mug. Add vodkas in varying proportions according to taste. Stir well. Finish with a generous dollop of whipped cream, a sprinkling of cinnamon, and a twist of orange zest.

Trunk Monkey

Try out this spicy little number!

  • 2 oz Hot Monkey Pepper Flavored Vodka
  • 1 oz orange liqueur
  • 1½ oz lime juice
  • 1½ oz to 2 oz simple syrup
  • 1 oz pineapple juice
  • 1 lime wedge for garnish

Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake well and strain in to a chilled coupe glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.