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Napoleon's Last Stand

Bold, sweet, and colorful, this cocktail is the spirit of Mardi Gras in a glass

Sweet and refreshing, this celebratory cocktail is perfect for any Mardi Gras party. And with a rich gold color and light green cucumber garnish, all you need is a purple straw to have the three signature colors of Mardi Gras represented.

This recipe is courtesy of Crown Royal. It was created by Ricky Gomez.


  • 1 Ounce whiskey, preferably Crown Royal Deluxe
  • 3/4 Ounces Pimm’s
  • 3/4 Ounces lemon juice
  • 3/4 Ounces simple syrup
  • Ginger ale
  • 1 slice cucumber, for garnish


Place all ingredients in a shaker tin.

Add ice and shake.

Strain over fresh ice in Collins glass.

Top off with ginger ale and garnish with slice of cucumber.