- 12-15 mint leaves, plus 1 large mint sprig for garnish (optional)
- 3/4 ounce Simple Syrup
- 2 ounces gin, preferably Aviation
- 1 ounce fresh lime juice
- 1/2 ounce fresh red bell pepper juice
- 1 red bell pepper ring, for garnish
- In a cocktail shaker, muddle the mint leaves with the Simple Syrup. Add the gin, lime juice and pepper juice; fill the shaker with ice and shake well. Fine-strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with the pepper ring and mint sprig.