Black and Blue Pimm’s Cup

Pimm’s is the star of this game, along with a punch of ginger beer! Blackberries and blueberries are the cheering section for this fun and different game day cocktail!

Serves: 4Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 20 minutesDifficulty: Easy


Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 2⁄3 cup lemon juice
  • 1⁄4 cup sugar
  • 1 1⁄3 cup Pimm’s #1 Liqueur
  • 1⁄2 large English cucumber, cut into 4 pieces
  • 16 fresh mint leaves
  • 24 ounces ginger beer
  • 4 springs fresh rosemary
  • 4 slices English cucumber
  • 1⁄2 cup blueberries
  • 1⁄2 cup blackberries

Directions

  • Combine lemon juice and sugar in a small saucepan over medium-low heat. Simmer until all sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat and cool 10 minutes.
  • In each serving glass, muddle a piece of cucumber and 4 mint leaves. Top with crushed ice. Add 1⁄3 cup Pimm’s Liqueur and 3 tablespoons of the lemon syrup. Shake vigorously.
  • Top each glass with 6 ounces ginger beer. Garnish with rosemary sprigs, cucumber slices and fresh berries.