Caipirinha Cocktail
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Serves: 1 cocktail
 
Ingredients
  • 1 medium lime, cored and thinly sliced into 8 wedges
  • 3 teaspoons fine sugar
  • ice
  • 3 ounces (90 ml) cachaça
Preparation
  1. Place the lime slices in the glass and sprinkle the sugar on the lime. Muddle the limes until they are pretty well smashed.
  2. Pack ice in the glass almost to the rim, then pour in the cachaça. Invert into a cocktail shaker and shake vigorously for about 10 seconds. Pour it all back into the glass and serve.
More Information
Equipment:

rocks glass, about 12 ounces
muddler
cocktail shaker

Recipe Notes:

Pomegranate Caipirinha
1/2 lime, cored and thinly sliced into 8 wedges
3 teaspoons fine sugar
ice
3 ounces (90 ml) cachaça
3 ounces (90 ml) pomegranate juice
pomegranate arils for garnish
Recipe by Andrea Meyers at https://andreasrecipes.com/caipirinha-cocktail/