Pimm’s Winter Cup is a warm, winterized version of the summer Pimm’s No. 1 cup with apple juice infused with caramel, orange and cinnamon. Warm up in British style.

Pimm's winter cup served in glass mugs nestled in snow and garnished with orange slices, apple slices and cinnamon sticks

Pimm’s is one of my favorite drinks because of its flavors, it can be mixed in so many ways. It is a British, gin-based liqueur with flavors of herbs and citrus. You may have heard of a Pimm’s cup, which is a popular drink to enjoy in the summer in England.

This past summer I made a Pimm’s strawberry mint cocktail and wanted to make a warm and comforting version for the winter. Pimm’s make their own winter blend, but it is not available in the U.S, so I decided to make my own.

An overhead image of the drink showing the garnishes

This Pimm’s winter cup starts with good apple juice warmed and infused with orange, cinnamon, caramel. This aromatic infusion is then mixed with Pimm’s and served warm for a hot toddy that will warm you inside, when it’s cold outside.

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Yield: 2

Pimm’s Winter Cup

Pimm's winter cup is a warm, winterized version of the summer Pimm's No. 1 cup with apple juice infused with caramel, orange and cinnamon. Warm up in British style.

Pimm's winter cup is a warm, winterized version of the summer Pimm's No. 1 cup with apple juice infused with caramel, orange and cinnamon.

Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 cups (473 ml) good apple juice
  • 6 caramel candies
  • 4 slices orange
  • 1 cinnamon stick, plus 1 more for garnish
  • 4 ounces (118 ml) Pimm's
  • Apple slices for garnish

Instructions

  1. Add the apple juice, caramels, orange slices and cinnamon sticks to a saucepan over medium heat.
  2. Warm the apple juice until the caramels melt.
  3. Turn off the heat and stir in the Pimm's.
  4. Strain into cups and garnish with apple slices, orange slices and cinnamon sticks.

Nutrition Information

Yield

2

Serving Size

12 ounces

Amount Per Serving Calories 529Total Fat 0gSaturated Fat 0gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 0gCholesterol 0mgSodium 433mgCarbohydrates 115gFiber 3gSugar 106gProtein 2g

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