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Classics Pimms Cup Recipe

Classic Pimm's Cup Recipe

A Classic Pimm's Cup cocktail recipe scaled for one person

Course Cocktails
Cuisine British
Keyword Classic Pimms, Pimms, Pimms Cocktail
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 Person
Calories 260 kcal
Author Fiona Maclean


  • 100 ml Pimm's Number One Chilled in the fridge
  • 200 ml Lemonade Chilled in the fridge
  • 1 large Sprig of Mint
  • 2 slices Cucumber
  • 1 slice Orange Cut in half
  • 1 slice Lemon Cut in half
  • 2-3 Borage flowers Optional - but they look pretty and taste of cucumber!
  • Ice


  1. Half fill a tumbler or highball with crushed ice

  2. Pour over the Pimm's

  3. Pour over the lemonade

  4. Crush the mint gently or wack it on the palm of your hand to release the flavour

  5. Add mint, cucumber, lemon, orange and borage to the glass

  6. Stir gently and if you like, garnish with a little more mint

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Recipe Notes

Classic Pimm's Cup recipe for one