Absohot Shot sitting on a bar counter with bottles of hot sauce behind it

Absohot – Drink Recipe – UpscaleDrinks.com

Originally Posted On June 24, 2023 and Last Updated On

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Absohot Shot Recipe for a Little Spice!

The Absohot is a fiery shot that combines the heat of hot sauce with the smoothness of Absolut Peppar Vodka. This spicy concoction is best served in a shot glass, followed by a refreshing beer chaser. The Absohot is a bold choice for those who enjoy a touch of spice in their drinks.

The Absohot shot is a modern creation that emerged from the popularity of spicy cocktails. Absolut Peppar Vodka, infused with a hint of chili and jalapeno flavors, lends itself perfectly to this fiery shot. The addition of hot sauce enhances the heat and adds an extra kick to the drink.

Absohot Shot sitting on a bar counter with bottles of hot sauce behind it

Absohot

Yield: 1 Shot
Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 1 minute

The Absohot is a fiery shot that combines the heat of hot sauce with the smoothness of Absolut Peppar Vodka.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 shot Absolut Peppar Vodka
  • 1 dash Hot Sauce

Instructions

  1. Gather all the ingredients and tools required for the Absohot shot.
  2. Chill the shot glass in the refrigerator or freezer for a few minutes.
  3. Measure 1 1/2 shots of Absolut Peppar Vodka using a jigger or measuring tool.
  4. Pour the measured vodka into the chilled shot glass.
  5. Add a dash of hot sauce to the shot glass. Adjust the amount based on your heat preference.
  6. Stir gently with a stirrer or the handle of a spoon to mix the vodka and hot sauce together.
  7. Accompany the Absohot shot with a cold beer as a chaser and to balance the heat.
  8. Shoot the contents of the shot glass in one gulp.
  9. Sip on the beer chaser immediately after taking the shot to cleanse your palate and cool the spiciness.

Notes

There's no garnish but you need a beer chaser.

Nutrition Information
Yield 1 Shot Serving Size 1.5 ounces
Amount Per Serving Calories 10Total Fat 0gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0g

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Ingredients:

Tools:

  • Shot glass
  • Jigger or measuring tool

Ingredient Notes:

  • Absolut Peppar Vodka: This flavored vodka from the renowned Absolut brand offers a unique combination of chili and jalapeno flavors. It adds a spicy twist to cocktails and shots.
  • Hot Sauce: Choose a hot sauce that suits your preference for heat. Opt for a well-balanced hot sauce that complements the flavors of the vodka without overpowering them.
  • Beer Chaser: For the chaser you want to use a light beer. Believe it or not, the best chaser I’ve found are the Japanese beers like Asahi or Sapporo. Yeah, seriously!
absolute peppar bottle from the absolut website with drinks around it

Drink Type: Shot

ABV: 38%

Serving Size: 1 standard 1.5 ounce shot plus the beer chaser

Alcohol Content: 40% ABV

Nutritional Information: (Note: Nutritional values are approximate and may vary depending on specific ingredients and brands used.)

  • Calories: Approximately 10 calories
  • Carbohydrates: 0 grams
  • Fat: 0 grams
  • Protein: 0 grams

Tips for Making This Recipe:

  1. Adjust the amount of hot sauce according to your spice tolerance.
  2. Chill the shot glass before preparing the drink.
  3. Serve the shot with a light, crisp beer as a chaser to balance the heat.
  4. Use a jigger or measuring tool for accurate measurements.
  5. Experiment with different hot sauces to find your preferred level of spiciness.

How to Make the Absohot

  1. Gather all the ingredients and tools required for the Absohot shot.
  2. Chill the shot glass in the refrigerator or freezer for a few minutes.
  3. Measure 1 1/2 shots of Absolut Peppar Vodka using a jigger or measuring tool.
  4. Pour the measured vodka into the chilled shot glass.
  5. Add a dash of hot sauce to the shot glass. Adjust the amount based on your heat preference.
  6. Stir gently with a stirrer or the handle of a spoon to mix the vodka and hot sauce together.
  7. Accompany the Absohot shot with a cold beer as a chaser and to balance the heat.
  8. Shoot the contents of the shot glass in one gulp.
  9. Sip on the beer chaser immediately after taking the shot to cleanse your palate and cool the spiciness.
Absohot with beer chaser in the background

Glass and Garnish: The Absohot shot is served in a shot glass without any garnish. But the beer chaser should be close by so when the burn hits you don’t end up crying!

Drinks with Similar Ingredients

  1. Bloody Mary: A classic cocktail that combines vodka, tomato juice, hot sauce, and various other things like horse radish to make a spicy drink.
  2. Spicy Martini: A variation of the classic Martini that incorporates hot sauce or jalapeno-infused vodka to give it an extra kick.
  3. Hot n’ Dirty Martini: A bold twist on a Dirty Martini with the addition of hot sauce for an extra hit to wake you up.
  4. Spicy Margarita: A fiery take on the Margarita cocktail that includes hot sauce or even fresh hot peppers. We have a list of spicy margarita mixes here.
  5. Michelada: This is a beer cocktail made with beer, lime juice, hot sauce, and Worcestershire sauce.

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