Nearly extinct for 70 years until its key ingredient – the rare violet liquor which provides its beautiful, frosty dawn-sky hue – was reintroduced and this fresh, bracingly bright cocktail was reborn.
(1911 – Hotel Wallick, NYC)
- 1.75 oz Gin
- 1/2 Luxardo Maraschino Liquor
- 1/2 Fresh Lime Juice
- 1/4 Creme de Violette
Shake and strain into a stemmed cocktail glass.
Garnish with a real Maraschino Cherry