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Nola Neighbor

Nola Neighbor

This cocktail has a light, fresh flavor, and is easy to make.

  • Yield: 1


  • 1 1/2 ounces Pimm's No. 1 liqueur
  • 1/2 ounce Blue Coat Gin
  • 1/2 ounce simple syrup
  • 1 ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • Ginger ale
  • Cucumber slice, for garnish


  • Combine Pimm's, gin, simple syrup, and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker over ice and shake until chilled. Strain into a Collins glass over fresh ice and garnish with cucumber.

  • The story behind this cocktail: Averriel Thomas approached the NOLA bartender with the idea for this drink a couple of months ago. The cocktail was then named by Tony Lott. The name references NOLA Restaurant being a neighbor of the famous Napoleon House, known for its wonderful Pimm's Cup cocktails, in New Orleans's French Quarter.