How to make the Aviation cocktail? For the Aviation cocktail first fill a shaker with ice. Add the maraschino, the gin, the crème de violette and the lemon juice.
Shake the Aviation cocktail well and double strain into a martini glass. Garnish your Aviation cocktail with a cherry.
The Aviqtion cocktail is our cocktail of the day on May 21 because on that day in 1927 Charles Lindbergh touches down at Le Bourget Field in Paris, completing the world’s first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean.