Aviation
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About this Cocktail

Aviation cocktail from the early 20th century, in NY. Originally calls for crème de violette, though it can be tricky to find.

Ingredients:
  • 1.5 oz gin
  • 1 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 3/4 oz maraschino liqueur
  • 1/4 oz simple syrup
  • 1 dash Angostura bitters
  • Brandied cherry
Preparation:

Add all liquid in shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into chilled coupe. Garnish with a brandied cherry.

1 Comments
  • Anna Bridget
    One of my absolute favorites! A true classic.

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