Pimm’s Mojito Cocktail

Muddled lemon and fresh mint blends the classic British Summertime drink, The Pimm's Cup and our Latin favorite to make The Pimm's Mojito.

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Not every drink has to be high octane as far as how potent it is. Booze-wise. With the sun beating down and you sweating it out (or do you just glisten like I do?) on the tennis court, out on the lake, at the BBQ or by the pool, lighter cocktails are a smarty and delicious way to enjoy summer. Our Pimm’s Mojito Cocktail is light and refreshing and very easy to enjoy with friends.

A cool, fresh Pimm’s Mojito Cocktail is the perfect remedy to beat that sweltering summer heat. It’s ideal for a day of outdoor drinking, but won’t weigh you down and make you feel groggy before sunset. Your summer afternoon has just been made!


The Pimm’s Cup is a tried and true London classic that somehow made its way to New Orleans too. Pimm’s No 1 is a lower alcohol (only 25% ABV) and is really more of a tonic than a liqueur. Pimm’s is a gin based drink infused with herbs and liqueurs. It has a fruity citrus undertone and works well with bright fresh flavors. Typically its served with lemonade, mint and cucumber.  Fun fact: My sister married a Brit, so aside from charming accents and dashing good looks, our family’s also been introduced to some amazing English-inspired cocktails.

Mojitos tend to work the same way and go hand in hand with summer. Our Blackberry Mojito is delicious too. Grilling burgers or throwing a delicious fish taco tray together in the summer demands a summery cocktail! So blending a Pimm’s cup and a mojito was the right idea. Two classics into one!

Our Pimm’s Mojito Cocktail has both vodka and Pimm’s No 1 and muddled with fresh lemon juice, lemon simple syrup, and fresh mint. My overflowiing pot of mint is always being pulled from (even if it’s to float a few leaves in my water).

Want to serve a crowd? Pimm’s Mojitos can be made individually or by the pitcher. Just swap the ounces for cups in the cocktail recipe. Who doesn’t love a pitcher of mojitos? Happy Summer Everyone!


Pimm’s Mojito Cocktail
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Pimm’s Mojito Cocktail


  • 1 ½ oz Vodka
  • 2 oz Pimm's No 1
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 1 oz lemon simple syrup
  • 6-8 oz mint leaves


  • Mix lemon juice, lemon simple syrup and mint leaves. Muddle together. Add Pimm's and Vodka. Strain over crushed ice. Garnish with mint and lemon.


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