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Caipirinha is a refreshing and easy to make drink from my home-country: Brazil!

Serves 1


  • 1 lime, sliced
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • ½ cup cachaça (Brazilian spirit)
  • ¼ cup spring water
  • Ice cubes


In a large cup add the slices of lime and the sugar. Muddle the mixtures until well incorporated. It should look like a paste.
Add the cachaça, and water and stir. Add some ice cubes and serve it immediately.


This is the signature drink from Brazil! For me, it tastes like a warm day at the beach!

You can usually find cachaça at large liquor stores in the US, but if you are having a hard time finding it you can use vodka or rum instead.

Nutrition Facts:

Amount Per Serving - 1 drink
Calories 219.1 
Total Fat 0.0 g 
Cholesterol 0.0 mg 
Sodium 1.0 mg 
Potassium 57.8 mg 
Total Carbohydrate 16.7 g 
Dietary Fiber 0.2 g  
Sugars 13.4 g 
Protein 0.2 g


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