|1⁄2||oz||Crème de Violette|
|3||oz||Soda water (to top)|
Shake first four ingredients with ice. Strain over ice in a Collins or stove pipe glass. Top with soda.
There seem to be two main branches of this cocktail floating around - one that originates with Baker that's a Ramos minus OFW and add a pony of violette. The other is more like this - streamlined and simpler.
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