Molecular Mixology’s Rob Floyd of Los Angeles came up with this tribute to the whiskey-laden, high-octane chutzpah of Scorsese’s stockbroker shenanigans. 

Ingredients

  • 2 Ounce Basil Hayden’s Bourbon
  • 1 serrano or jalapeno pepper
  • 3/4 Ounce simple syrup
  • 3/4 Ounce fresh lime juice
  • 5 fresh blackberries

Preparation

Step 1:

Cut the pepper in half and remove the internal seeds, then muddle with the blackberries in a mixing glass.

Step 2:

Add remaining ingredients with ice and shake.

Step 3:

Strain into a martini glass.

Step 4:

Garnish with a small orange peel (preferably, lit on fire before dropping into the glass).