Aviation Cocktail

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Aviation Cocktail

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1
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5min
Prep
5min
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    Description

    The Aviation was first developed in the 1900's as a gin-based cocktail. One sip and you'll understand why it stood the test of time!

    For more of Jeff's Cocktail Creations, watch his segment The Beard Behind the Bar on HSTV.com.

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 1
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    1 ½ oz.gin
    1 oz.fresh lemon juice
    ¾ oz.Luxardo maraschino cherry liqueur
    ½ oz.creme de violette
    ¼ oz.simple syrup
    1 dash(es)bitters
    Brandied cherry, for garnish

    Things To Grab

    • Cocktail shaker
    • Ice
    • Chilled coupe glass or martini glass

    Directions

    1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add gin, lemon juice, Luxardo, creme de violette, and simple syrup to cocktail shaker. Cover and shake until well combined and chilled. Strain into a chilled coupe glass or martini glass. Add 1 dash of bitters to the cocktail and garnish with a brandied cherry, if desired. 

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    230 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 0g
    • Cholesterol: 0mg
    • Sodium: 0mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 20g
    • Protein: 0g

    Daily Values

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    Iron 0%
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    Calcium 0%
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    Vitamin D 0%
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    Potassium 0%