The Smokey Lemon Cocktail Written by ryannimilwich on March 10, 2020 in Alcoholic Drinks, Cold Drinks, Drinks Jump to RecipePrint Recipe Print The Smokey Lemon Cocktail 0 from 0 votes Recipe by https://setthetableblog.com/ Course: Drink Night Servings1servingsPrep time2minutes This cocktail is a classic in the making. The heat of the chipotle-honey simple syrup and the sour lemon come together to make an irresistible cocktail. Ingredients 1 1/2 Ounce Vodka, Tequila, or Rum1 1/2 Ounce Lemon Juice1 Ounce Chipotle-honey simple syrup 1 Dried chiles for garnish Chipotle-Honey Simple Syrup 1 Tsp Chipotle chile powder 1/4 Cup Honey1/4 Cup Water Directions Chipotle-Honey Simple Syrup Combine the chile powder, honey and water in a small pan over medium heat. Bring to a simmer, stirring constantly. Remove from the heat and allow the syrup to cool. Transfer the syrup to a small container and store in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks. CocktailCombine the vodka, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a shaker filled with ice. Shake for 30 seconds and pour into an ice filled cocktail glass. Garnish with the dried chile and serve.