Aviation cocktail

Aviation cocktail
  • Serves icon Serves 1
  • Time icon Ready in 5 minutes

Fruity liquors, citrus and gin are shaken together to make the perfect party cocktail recipe.


  • 50ml good-quality gin
  • 1 tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp Luxardo Maraschino Originale Cherry Liqueur
  • ½ tbsp crème de violette – available from thedrinkshop.com
  • Maraschino cherries to serve


  1. Put all the ingredients except the maraschino cherries in a cocktail shaker with a handful of ice cubes.
  2. Shake well for 20 seconds, then strain into a chilled coupe glass. Drop in a cherry and serve.


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