18 Spicy Cocktails Recipes Worth Trying

Many drinks have spicy elements. Some come from the spirits’ natural flavor, but the best spicy cocktails have something extra to add even more kick.

Spicy watermelon popsicle margarita cocktail

Adding heat to a cocktail highlights refreshing elements like citrus and helps build complex flavor profiles.

Some of my favorite cocktails of all time have a satisfying spicy taste.  

Though sweet and spicy makes for a great combination, it’s not the only option when it comes to the best spicy cocktails. Plenty of savory drinks benefit from a spicy element, too.

No matter your preferences, these are some of the best cocktails to try if you prefer things hot! 

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Written by Brian Nagele

Brian attended West Virginia University, then started his career in the IT industry before following his passion for marketing and hospitality. He has over 20 years experience in the restaurant and bar industry.

As a former restaurant owner, he knows about running a food business and loves to eat and enjoy cocktails on a regular basis. He constantly travels to new cities tasting and reviewing the most popular spots.

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