Amelia Earhart

Gin, Maraschino Liqueur, Crème de Violette, Strawberry puree, Meyer lemon juice, Meyer lemon zest, Simple syrup
2ozStrawberry puree (blended with gin)
2tMaraschino Liqueur
1tCrème de Violette
2tSimple syrup
1ozMeyer lemon juice
12 Meyer lemon zest
Shake and serve on the rocks, or straight, or whatever
Original recipe calls for juice and zest of 1/2 Meyer lemon. (Approximately 1 oz.)
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Created byStriperGuy, Chowhound
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Dan on 06/06/2010


I read this to my wife, who likes van Aviation, and her reaction was, "that's disgusting!". Not that it wouldn't taste good. But what's the concept here?

Any idea of the background or history?

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I updated the missing attribution and clarified the amount of Meyer lemon juice.

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