1 ½ oz. Garlic-habanero-infused light rum
¾ oz. Fresh lime juice
¼ oz. Simple syrup
– combine ingredients in a shaker filled with ice
– shake vigorously
– double strain into chilled cocktail glass
garnish: blood orange wedge
The citrus does a great job of giving the heat a bit of a quick bite. Pun intended. If you’re just screaming for some read you can sub a dash of grenadine for the citrus produce a lovingly deceptive heart burn[er].