Pepper Manhattan

Pepper Manhattan recipe

Pepper Manhattan Ingredients

Pepper Manhattan Instructions

Pepper Manhattan: A Spicy Twist on a Classic Cocktail

If you are a fan of classic cocktails and like a little heat in your drinks, then the Pepper Manhattan is the perfect drink for you. This spicy twist on the classic Manhattan cocktail adds a kick of flavor that will awaken your taste buds and leave you wanting more.

The Pepper Manhattan is a variation of the traditional Manhattan cocktail, which is typically made with whiskey, sweet vermouth, and bitters. In this version, we add a few dashes of hot sauce and a slice of fresh jalapeno pepper to give it an extra punch of spiciness.


To make a Pepper Manhattan, you will need:

  • Whiskey (preferably rye whiskey)
  • Sweet vermouth
  • Bitters
  • Hot sauce
  • Slice of jalapeno pepper


1. Fill a mixing glass or cocktail shaker with ice.

2. Add 2 ounces of whiskey, 1 ounce of sweet vermouth, and a few dashes of bitters.

3. Shake or stir the mixture until well chilled.

4. Strain the cocktail into a chilled martini glass.

5. Add a few drops of hot sauce to taste.

6. Garnish with a slice of fresh jalapeno pepper.

7. Serve and enjoy!

The Pepper Manhattan is a unique and delicious variation of the classic Manhattan cocktail. The spiciness from the hot sauce and jalapeno pepper adds a depth of flavor that complements the whiskey and vermouth perfectly. Whether you are a fan of spicy drinks or simply looking to try something new, the Pepper Manhattan is a cocktail that is sure to please.

So, the next time you are in the mood for a classic cocktail with a spicy twist, give the Pepper Manhattan a try. Your taste buds will thank you!

Best served in a Cocktail Glass.