Difford's Fruit Cup No.2 (Scotch based)

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Collins glass
Measuring jigger


260 calories


Difford's Fruit Cup No.2 (Scotch based) image

Serve in

Collins glass


Lemon, orange & strawberry slices, mint sprig & borage

How to make:

POUR all ingredients into glass. Half fill glass with ice. Add a citrus slice and a couple of mint leaves from garnish before filling to brim with ice. Finish with rest of garnish.

1 fl oz Dewar's 12 Year Old Scotch whisky
1 fl oz Orange Curaçao liqueur
1 fl oz Martini Rosso vermouth
2 dash Angostura or other aromatic bitters
2 fl oz Thomas Henry Ginger Ale
2 fl oz Coca-Cola


Perhaps Pimm's chose the number '2' for the Scotch whisky based version of their summer cup because it was the second best – Scotch is certainly one of the best base spirits in a fruit cup.


Created in June 2017 by yours truly (Simon Difford) at the Cabinet Room, London, England.

See our Fruit Cups and Pimm's page for more information.

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