Hot Pants

Published under: Cocktails

Never mind the provocative disco-era name. This palate-stimulating tonic, which charges up peppermint and puckery grapefruit with tequila and teases the tongue with salt, is guaranteed to send your mirror ball spinning.


  • Tequila – 1 1/2 ounces
  • Peppermint Schnapps – 3/4 ounce
  • Fresh Grapefruit Juice – 3/4 ounce
  • Powdered Sugar – 1 tsp
  • Lemon Wedge
  • Kosher Salt


  1. Rub the rim of a chilled old-fashioned glass with the lemon wedge and rim with salt.
  2. Shake the liquid ingredients and sugar vigorously with ice.
  3. Strain into the prepared glass.
  4. Serve.

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