Each week Julia Bryce finds out how to fix yourself a decadent drink, and this time she’s got the perfect violet tipple for you.
Violet is one of those flavourings in food you either love or hate.
Similar to Marmite, it has its die-hard fans and those who wouldn’t dream of eating it, no matter how much convincing.
However, this take on violet-based cocktails the Aviation or the citrus-forward White Lady, is the perfect balance of sweet and citrus with a beautiful floral and orange finish.
Created by the team at Indian Summer Gin which is made by Aberdeenshire distillers Duncan Taylor, the Violette Summer is a nod to classic drinks, while adding a delicate twist to it.