After being lost for almost a half-century, this sky blue concoction was refurbished to its original glory only within the last decade to the delight of a new generation of bartenders who have since championed this forgotten drink.
2 ounce Chemist Gin
.75 ounce lemon juice
.5 ounce luxardo maraschino
.25 ounce creme de violette
Dash of Simple Syrup
Garnish: Brandied Cherry
Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker.
Fill shaker with ice and shake until chilled.
Strain into a chilled coupe or cocktail glass.
Garnish with a brandied cherry.