Finally Friday: The Drink

TGIF with this chili-garnished cocktail called the Tempest. It will take your taste buds by storm and make you happy the weekend is upon us!

2 to 3 slices deveined seeded Fresno chile or red jalapeño chile
2 slices lime
2 oz. Captain Morgan Spiced Rum
Lime peel
Fresno chile strips, seeded, deveined and cut decoratively

Put chile slices in a wide glass; pulverize. Add lime slices; muddle. Add 1 or 2 dashes bitters and rum. Swirl contents to mix; pour into ice-filled Collins glass. Top with cola. Garnish with lime peel and chile.

1 serving