Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Cognac & Other Brandy Cocktails

Forbidden Fruit

With apple, lemon and ginger flavors, it's like autumn in a glass.


  • 1/2 oz Lemon juice
  • 1 tsp Simple syrup
  • 1 oz Pimm's No. 1
  • 1 1/2 oz Laird's Straight Bottled in Bond Apple Brandy
  • 2 dashes Angostura bitters
  • 2 dashes Peychaud's Bitters
  • Ginger beer
  • Garnish: lemon half-wheel


  1. Add all the ingredients except the ginger beer to a shaker and fill with ice.

  2. Shake, and strain into a highball glass filled with fresh ice.

  3. Top with ginger beer and garnish with a lemon half-wheel.