When the sun comes out, it can be tempting to enjoy a drink in the good weather or even pop down the pub, and the best thing about the slimming world plan is that you can enjoy your drinks and still lose weight as long as you are synning them.
Pimms and lemonade have on average 8 syns for a 250ml serving, making this drink mix high in syns, and consuming over half of your daily syn allowance on the plan.
Down below in our syn guide, we will discuss in further detail how much Pimms and lemonade you can drink on the slimming world, syn values of Pimms and other mixers as well as some low syn alternatives to enjoy on a summers day!
At 8 syns for a 250ml drink, Pimms and lemonade is a high syn drink, allowing you to have up to two glasses on the SW plan before using all your syn allowance.
This drink get's its high syn value from the Pimms itself which has 2 syns in for a 25ml pour and is high in sugar, plus full sugar lemonade which can have around 2.5 syns for 250ml and nearly 11g of sugar in!
We therefore recommend measuring your pour of Pimms and lemonade to stay on track with syn and avoid pre-made mixers in cans since these often have added sugar inside to make them taste better.
To save syns, it's best to mix Pimms with diet lemonade, which is virtually syn free!
So as you can compare syns and stay on track with your weight loss, we've listed some general syn values of Pimms and mixers below.
If you find Pimms and lemonade to be too high in syns, there are lot's of other alcoholic mixers you can have with lemonade for a satisfying low syn drink.
We've listed some alternatives below.
Overall, Pimms and lemonade is high in syns, having on average 8 syns for a 250ml pre-made can, this high syn value is due to the sugar content of the lemonade and Pimms, syns can be lowered by switching to diet lemonade.
If your curious about the syns in other spirits and lemonade, we have a syn guide to vodka and diet lemonade here.