California Bee Sting Cocktail

California Bee Sting

4 cocktails



Combine honey, chili flakes and water in a small sauce pot. Bring the honey syrup to a boil, remove the pan from heat and let the chili infuse for 15 minutes. Strain the syrup through a fine mesh sieve.

In a small container, stir together all of the citrus juices.

For each cocktail, measure into a cocktail shaker with ice: 1½ ounces honey syrup, 2 ounces vodka, ½ ounce citrus juice; cover, shake well and strain into a rocks glass with fresh ice. Garnish with a lemon peel.

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½ cup honey
½ teaspoon chili flakes
¼ cup water
1 orange, juiced
2 lemons juiced
1 lime juiced
8 ounces vodka
4 stips lemon peel