Jewish Food Experience Logo

Get a weekly delivery of sweet stories, fresh recipes and hot events in our community direct to your inbox.

Subscribe

Find people, places, recipes, or stories.

Search in:

Close Search

Subscribe to our newsletter!

* indicates required

Recipe Collection

back to Recipe Collection

Fall Pimm’s Cup

Fall Pimm’s Cup Related:   drinks, gluten-free, pareve, Rosh Hashanah, vegetarian

Prep time: 5 mins + overnight infusing

Cook time: 3-5 mins

Yield: 1 cocktail

If January 1 gets cocktails and celebrations, why can’t Rosh Hashanah, too? Welcome your guests for the holiday meal with this spicy cocktail that captures the flavors of fall and pairs well with apples, honey and other sweet holiday staples. L’chaim, and happy New Year!

Ingredients

  • 1 ounce cinnamon-infused Pimm’s (see below)
  • 1 ounce gin, like Ford’s or Beefeater
  • 4 ounces spicy ginger beer, such as Blenheim
  • A mint sprig and lemon wheel to garnish
  • Cinnamon-infused Pimm’s
  • 3 cinnamon sticks
  • 1 liter Pimm’s liqueur

Preparation

  • To make the cinnamon-infused Pimm's: Toast the cinnamon in a dry pan over medium heat for a few minutes, until the sticks become aromatic. Break up the sticks, and soak them overnight in the Pimm’s. Remove the cinnamon.
  • For the cocktail: Build the drink over ice in a Collins glass: add the Pimm’s and gin, and then top with the ginger beer. Give the drink a quick stir, and garnish with the mint sprig and lemon wheel.

Leave a Reply