5 Ninth• New York City
Bartenders at 5 Ninth sprinkle this potent spin on a stinger with cayenne pepper and serve it with a small glass of ice water.
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2 1/4 ounces VSOP Armagnac
3/4 ounce white crème de menthe
1 large lemon twist
How to Make It
Fill two-thirds of a pint glass with ice. Add the Armagnac and crème de menthe and gently stir until thoroughly chilled. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Flame the lemon twist over the drink, drop it in and sprinkle with cayenne pepper.
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