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Classic Pimms Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Classic Pimms, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Pimm’S No. 1, or Lemonade, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Classic Pimms Cocktail Description

The Classic Pimms falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cocktail glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

The Classic Pimms is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 2 ingredients including Pimm’s No. 1, Lemonade, it invites you into a world of exquisite flavors and textures. This cocktail stands as a symbol of creativity and sophistication. Enjoy similar experiences with cocktails like Sizzler, Buzzer’s red cream soda, Skip.

Classic Pimms Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Classic Pimms, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1/4 glass Pimm’s No. 1
  • 3/4 glass Lemonade
  • 1/4 glass Pimm’s No. 1
  • 3/4 glass Lemonade

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Classic Pimms Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the Classic Pimms cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by gently stirring the following ingredients: 1/4 glass Pimm’s No. 1, 3/4 glass Lemonade. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Classic Pimms Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
200.0 0.0 50.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Classic Pimms are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Classic Pimms Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Pimm’S No. 1, and Lemonade.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Classic Pimms.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Classic Pimms cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Pimm'S No. 1 8 times 0.05%
Lemonade 386 times 2.36%

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Classic Pimms FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Classic Pimms Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Classic Pimms.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Classic Pimms?
  • A: The ingredients include Pimm’S No. 1, and Lemonade, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Classic Pimms cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Classic Pimms cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Classic Pimms is the perfect addition to any occasion.