Aviation Cocktail Recipe - Allrecipes.com
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Aviation Cocktail

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"A cult-ish favorite among the most serious cocktail aficionados, this pre-prohibition era gin drink is making a comeback. Serve 'up' and garnish with a cherry."

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  • PREP

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    5 mins

Directions

  1. Combine gin, maraschino liqueur, and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker. Add ice, cover and shake until chilled. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  2. Garnish with maraschino cherry.
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Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • Include 1/4 oz crème de violette to enjoy the original recipe of the drink.
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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 168 kcal
  • 8%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 5.6 g
  • 2%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Protein
  • 0.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Sodium
  • 8 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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