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Caipirinha

Brazils national cocktail is a refreshing drink based on Cachaça
Course Drinks
Cuisine Brazilian
Keyword Cachaça, lime
Prep Time 3 minutes
Servings 1
Cost $2

Ingredients

  • 2 oz Cachaça
  • 1.5 Limes, cut in half or quarters with pit removed
  • 1 tbsp Granulated sugar
  • 1 tbsp Freshly squeezed lime juice (optional)
  • crushed/cracked ice

Instructions

  • Combine lime pieces and sugar in a cocktail shaker or directly in the glass. Gently muddle and crush the limes to release the juice as well as essential oils.
    1.5 Limes, cut in half or quarters with pit removed, 1 tbsp Granulated sugar
  • Add Cachaça and additional lime juice and stir the mix well. If you muddle in a shaker, transfer the drink into a cocktail glass.
    2 oz Cachaça, 1 tbsp Freshly squeezed lime juice (optional)
  • Fill your glass up with crushed or cracked ice and garnish with a lime wheel (optional).
    crushed/cracked ice