3 Twists On A Classic Pimms Recipe…

July 1st 2015
By: Melanie
3 Twists On A Classic Pimms Recipe…

Pimms is one of those drinks that we most associate with summer, as it is filled with delicious summer fruit and vegetables and is easy to enjoy on a summer night. But if you are looking to add a twist to your Pimms recipe then here are some fruity ways to add a twist to your punch:
Jamie Oliver’s Ginger Pimms:

1 cucumber
500ml/1 pint Pimms
1 litre/2pints lemonade
500ml/1 pint ginger beer
zest of 1 orange
a handful of mint leaves
a handful of strawberries, washed and hulled
ice cubes

Cranberry Pimms:

This recipe is available on the house and garden website  and makes a delicious alternative to the standard Pimms recipe.

You will need to mix:

Ice cubes

375ml (12fl oz) Pimm's No.1
100ml (3½fl oz) gin
1l (32fl oz) sparkling lemonade, chilled
200ml (6½fl oz) cranberry juice
1 lemon, sliced, to garnish
Mint leaves, to garnish
Redcurrants or fresh berries, to garnish

Pimms and a pomegranate from Reveal

You will need to mix:

50ml POM Wonderful Pomegranate Blueberry 100% Juice
150ml Pimms
4 Strawberries – deheaded.
Handful of mint
8 Cucumber Slices
4 Lemon Wedges
Handful of pomegranate arils
Lemonade to top