Aviation Cocktail with Homemade Violet Syrup
Recipe type: Drinks, cocktail
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Serves: Makes 1
  • 2 ounces gin
  • ¾ ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • ½ ounce homemade violet syrup (or use ¼ ounce Crème de Violette)
  • ½ ounce maraschino syrup (recommended: Luxardo)
  • Maraschino cherries, for garnish (optional)
  • Violet flowers, for garnish (optional)
  1. Combine all ingredients except garnishes in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake for 30 seconds to a minute, then strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a cherry and violet flowers, if desired.
Recipe by Nerds with Knives at https://nerdswithknives.com/aviation-cocktail-homemade-violet-syrup/