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Pimm's (Winning!) Cup

Prep Time5 mins
Servings: 1 drink


  • 2 ounces gin
  • 2-3 slices orange
  • 2-3 slices cucumber
  • 1 slice lemon
  • 1 sprig fresh mint
  • ginger ale


  • Gently muddle one orange slice, one cucumber slice, and one lemon slice in a cocktail glass. 
  • Fill glass with ice.
  • Pour in gin and top with ginger ale.
  • Stir, then garnish with additional orange and cucumber slices, and a sprig of mint.


This drink is called a "Pimm's Cup" because it traditionally uses Pimm's No. 1 gin. Feel free to substitute with your favorite gin, as I have. This drink does not need too much fruit, as it's refreshing just as it is!