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Feb 21, 2013 03:10 PM

Creme Yvette in Aviations?

Hello, I've been making Aviations with creme Yvette not the traditional creme de Violet, I think they are very good. Is this oh masters of cocktail a valid substitution?

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  1. Creme Yvette falls under the umbrella of Creme de Violette. CY does at extra berry and vanilla notes though.

    For a side-by-side comparison of Aviations made with CY and two different CdV, see this post made by the Dudekicker kids. It worked, but they noted the difference: