Time to ensure your seats are in the upright positions, tray tables are stowed and window blinds are up because this classic cocktail is a strong and well-travelled cocktail.

The aviation is a classic cocktail and shares just the right amount of pizazz that will get everybody’s attention. With a slight 30,000ft sky blue hue, this cocktail can be garnished with a cherry or beautiful candies violet or simple lemon zest twirl.

What you'll need:

  • 60ml Gin
  • 10ml Maraschino
  • 15ml fresh lemon juice
  • 15ml Crème de Violette

 How to make it:

  •  Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker filled with ice
  • Shake well
  • Strain into a chilled cocktail glass