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Hip Hop Happy Hour: Hair of the Dawg

Tempers will flare during this week’s episode of Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta! Deb touches a sore spot when she brings up Lil Mama’s infamous stage crash at the 2009 VMAs and Masika has a bone to pick with Jhonni. Settle into this spicy episode with a cocktail recipe for “Hair of the Dawg,” which packs a punch with gin and a few dashes of hot sauce.

Recipe: Hair of the Dawg

1 Serving


  • 2 ounces gin
  • 0.5 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 2-3 dashes hot sauce (such as Tabasco)
  • Lemon slice to garnish
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt mixed with 1 teaspoon chili powder


Rub rim of glass with lemon wedge and dip into salt-chili powder mixture to coat. Combine the gin, lemon juice, and hot sauce in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a glass filled with ice. Serve with lemon wedge garnish.

Heat things up by sipping on a “Hair of the Dawg” cocktail while watching the all-new episode of Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta, TONIGHT at 9|8c! And, don’t forget to follow #GUHHATL on Instagram and Snapchat to celebrate “Hip Hop Happy Hour” every week!