The Lady Pilot

March 18, 2015

Author Notes:

Named after a scene in 30 Rock in which Elaine Stritch voices an opinion, The Lady Pilot is a play on the classic Aviation Cocktail, known for the color created by crème de violette.

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Makes: 1 cocktail


  • 2 ounces pisco
  • 1/2 ounce lime syrup (equal parts lime juice and pure white sugar)
  • 1/4 ounce crème de violette
In This Recipe


  1. Combine the pisco, lime syrup, and crème de violette and shake with ice.
  2. Strain into a cocktail glass and garnish with lemon twist.

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