The Aviation is a classic cocktail made with gin, maraschino liqueur, crème de violette, and lemon juice. This classic sipper dates back to the turn of the 20th century but didn’t gain popularity until about a decade ago.
- 1.5 oz Gin
- 1 tsp Crème De Violette
- 1/2 oz Maraschino Liqueur
- 3/4 Freshly Pressed Lemon Juice
- 1/4 oz Simple Syrup
Add all ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake for 20-30 seconds or until chilled. Strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a brandied cherry.