Must-make Pimm's recipes for the summer

Pimm's recipes to make the most of the popular tipple, including an impressive Pimm's layer cake and refreshing Pimm's lollies.

Pimm's layer cake

Pimm's recipes to make the most of the delicious tipple, including an impressive Pimm's layer cake and refreshing Pimm's lollies.

Love Pimm's? We do too which is why we've developed lots of tasty Pimm's recipes that make the most of the classic tipple.

If you fancy making something Pimm's-infused, you've come to the right place! Choose from delicious layer cakes, cute cupcakes and delicious iced-treats too.

For something a little more sophisticated we've even got Pimm's marshmallows! They would make a great homemade gift for anyone who loves a glass or two of Pimm's...

Scroll down to see all of our must-make Pimm's recipes...

Pimm's layer cake

How good does this cake look? A dash of Pimm's in the sponge and a drizzle in the buttercream makes this cake a naughty adult-only treat for sharing with friends. Decorate with fresh fruits just before serving.

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Pimm's marshmallows

Pimm's marshmallows

Yes, these really are Pimm's flavoured marshmallows. We think they'd make the perfect party treat for sharing or a food gift for that special someone wrapped in a cellophane bag and tied with a ribbon.

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Pimm's chicken tray bake

Pimm's chicken tray bake

If you fancy giving your Pimm's a new lease of life you have to try this recipe. A sticky Pimm's infused marinade transforms this chicken tray bake into a summery dish that will be the talk of the party.

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Pimm's jelly

Pimm's jelly

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This Pimm's jelly only takes 30 mins to make and is well worth the wait while it sets in the fridge. Packed with fresh fruits like strawberries and oranges, this homemade jelly can be served with a large scoop of ice cream.

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Pimm's ripple cheesecake

Pimm's ripple cheesecake

This luxurious and oh-so-creamy baked cheesecake is drizzled with a Pimm's and fresh strawberry sauce which gives an impressive ripple effect to your cheesecake. A soft digestive biscuit base and a rich cream cheese and mascarpone filling makes this cheesecake better than the rest.

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Very berry Pimm's punch

Very berry Pimm's punch

This sweet punch is made with Pimm's, lemonade and a whole heap of fresh berries including strawberries and raspberries. Finished with a fresh sprig of mint and some cooling cucumber pieces, this cocktail is ready to be served in minutes.

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Pimm's ice cream sundaes

Pimm's ice cream sundaes

If you're looking for a way to make your favourite ice cream sundae a little more exciting its time to make our Pimm's and strawberry syrup. Drizzle over your sundae before topping with whipped cream and finishing the retro look with sprinkles and a strawberry.

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Pimm's mint cookies

Pimm's mint cookies

Fresh mint leaves pack these buttery bites full of flavour, not to mention the generous dash of Pimm's - perfect for using up that leftover drizzle in the bottom of your bottle. The cookies are best served fresh or even warm out of the oven. Mmm...

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Pimm's mojito

Pimm's mojito

We just love these Pimm's mojitos. They combine two of our favourite cocktails together to make one tasty treat, perfect for sipping on in the summer sunshine. You'll never look at a classic mojito the same way again!

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Pimm's trifle

Pimm's trifle

Impress your friends and family with this mouth-watering trifle. This delicious dessert is made up of Pimm's infused jelly, fresh strawberries, vanilla custard and cream and really doesn't take that long to whip up either.

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Pimm's cupcakes

Pimm's cupcakes

We just love these sophisticated Pimm's cupcakes. Each cupcake is filled with a sticky sweet Pimm's filling made from strawberries, Pimm's, sugar and cornflour. Complete your batch with a swirl of buttercream and a mint and cucumber drizzle.

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Pimm's strawberry tart

Pimm's strawberry tart

This simple Pimm's strawberry tart doesn't take much time to make. A ready-made pastry base, some Pimm's, jelly and fresh strawberries are all it takes to make this speedy dessert. Once you've assembled this masterpiece all you need to do is leave it to set in the fridge before tucking in.

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Pimm's lollies

Pimm's lollies

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It only takes four ingredients to make these sweet, refreshing Pimm's lollies: Pimm's, lemonade, strawberries and mint leaves. These alcoholic treats would look great served on a bowl of ice at your summer party.

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Classic Pimm's

Pimm's recipe

Sometimes the only thing that will do is the original beverage and our recipe for classic Pimm's is sure to hit the spot!

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Jessica Dady
Jessica Dady

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