Pimm's Jellies

  • Preparation time: 15 minutes plus 3-4 hours chilling
  • Total time: 15 minutes plus 3-4 hours chilling

Serves: 2


3-4 sheets leaf gelatine
300ml lemonade
3 tbsp Pimm's No.1 Cup
Juice of ½ a lime
2 tsp caster sugar
1-2 strawberries, halved
2 thin slices of cucumber
2 sprigs mint


  1. Soak the leaf gelatine in cold water for 5 minutes or until soft. Meanwhile, heat 100ml of the lemonade until just boiling then remove from the heat. Lift the gelatine out of the water, give it a squeeze then stir into the hot lemonade until dissolved. Add the Pimm's, lime juice, sugar and remaining lemonade. Pour through a sieve into a jug.
  2. Pour the jelly into 2 large glasses and chill for 3-4 hours until set. Serve, decorated with the strawberries, cucumber slices and mint sprigs.