Cocktails Recipes

Pimm’s No. 1 Cup

The Pimm’s Cup started as a health drink in 1840s London. This gin-based digestif is bitter and herbaceous and makes a refreshing summer cocktail when mixed with ginger ale or lemonade. The Pimm’s Cup is the favorite cooler at Wimbledon, where it’s served by the pitcher.

Makes 1 cocktail

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 part Pimm’s No. 1
  • 3 parts ginger ale*

For the garnish:

Lemon slice, cucumber slice, strawberry, and sprig of mint

DIRECTIONS

Pour the Pimm’s No. 1 into a cocktail tumbler filled with ice and top with ginger ale. Garnish and enjoy.

*You can also use lemon-lime soda or lemonade as the mixer.

About Keli Sim DeRitis

Keli Sim DeRitis is an artist, designer, passionate cook, teacher, and tour guide. Keli founded Poggi Bonsi in 2001 to share her love of European travel, food, wine, and culture. Connect with me on Google+

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Keli Sim DeRitis is an artist, designer, passionate cook, teacher, and tour guide. Keli founded Poggi Bonsi in 2001 to share her love of European travel, food, wine, and culture.
Connect with me on Google+