It’s Been A Long Week: Bounce Sporting Club’s Red Monkey

Image: Essential Homme, Bounce Sporting Club.

As true believers of the work hard, play hard mantra, we present you with It’s Been a Long Week, a weekly column aimed at awarding some liquid appreciation to you for just being yourself, dammit. Make a glass or two on us, you deserve it.


Bounce Sporting Club’s Red Monkey
A hot addition to NYC Sunday Funday favorite Bounce‘s brand new cocktail menu for fall, this habanero take on a traditional margarita brings a spicy, blood red surprise that you’ll want to keep on coming.



  • 2 oz. Patron
  • 0.75 oz. Lime
  • 0.75 oz. Agave
  • 1 tbsp. Red pepper and habanero purée

Image: Essential Homme, Patron.


Blend four red peppers and one habanero to form purée. Add a single tablespoon to other ingredients and combine all in a glass over ice. You’ll have plenty of the purée leftover to repeat, just be sure to not to touch the pepper with bare hands!