6 Pimm's cocktail recipes

Food & Drink

Is it Pimm’s o’ clock yet? We’ve been waiting all year for the quintessential British summer drink to have its moment in the sun. A picnic basket essential, the gin-based spirit, is made by infusing gin with a secret combination of herbal botanicals, caramelised orange and warm spices. Here are some inventive Pimm’s cocktail recipes to keep you busy (and woozy) this summer…

PIMM’S NO.1 SPRITZ

Ingredients

Wine glass filled with ice
50ml PIMM’S No.1
75ml lemonade
25ml sparkling wine
Garnish with cucumber & mint
1.5 Units per serve

PIMM’S SUNDOWNER

Ingredients

Highball glass
50ml PIMM’S No.1
25ml fresh lemon juice
25ml orange juice
25ml apple juice
A dash of sugar syrup
An orange wedge to garnish and ice
1.3 Units per serve

Pimm’s cocktail recipes

THE ORIGINAL PIMM’S NO.1

Ingredients

Highball glass filled with ice
50ml PIMM’S No.1
150ml lemonade
Add strawberry, orange & cucumber
Finish with a sprig of mint
1.2 Units per 50ml serve

PIMM’S ROYALE

Ingredients

Champagne flute
25ml PIMM’S No.1
Prosecco or Champagne
Strawberries to garnish
2.8 Units per serve

Pimm’s cocktail recipes

THE PIMMLET

Ingredients

Cocktail shaker and a martini glass
25ml PIMM’S No.1
25ml Gordon’s Gin
25ml fresh lime juice
Dash of sugar syrup
Cucumber and mint to garnish
1.3 Units per serve

PIMM’S & GINGER

Ingredients

Highball glass/wine glass
50ml PIMM’S No.1
150ml ginger beer
Wedge of lime to garnish and ice
1.3 Units per serve

Recipes courtesy of anyoneforpimms.com

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