• Signature Drink - The Spicy Politician

    POSTED February 28, 2014

Kanela Breakfast Club in Chicago’s Old Town neighborhood recently received its liquor license and, to celebrate, it’s introducing a special cocktail menu, including this delicious and tempting Spicy Politician.

- 2 oz. Absolut Peppar
- 4.5 oz. bloody mary mix
- 3 dashes Worcestershire sauce
- 2 dashes Tabasco hot sauce and Sriracha hot sauce
- Dash of celery bitters
- 1/4 oz. lime juice and splash of olive juice


1. Pour bloody mary mix, Worcestershire and Sriracha and Tabasco hot sauces over ice cubes in a mixing glass.
2. Add Absolut Peppar.
3. Stir well.
4. Add celery bitters and lime and olive juices.
5. Pour into salted-rim drinking glass.

Idea courtesy of Kanela Breakfast Club, Old Town

Get ready for fall with this seasonally appropriate cocktail. Corgi Spirits, an independent small-batch distillery located in Jersey City, has hosted a variety of private events including corporate parties; catering is BYO. The Lounge—a plush drinking parlor—is spacious yet cozy and the entire tasting room can be rented to accommodate larger groups.

—1.5 oz. Corgi Spirits Pembroke Gin
—3 oz. fresh apple cider
—0.25 oz. ginger simple syrup*
—3 thyme sprigs
—thyme sprig for garnish


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