Caipirinha recipe

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Brazil's national cocktail is refreshing and delicious - perfect for parties. Just make sure that you add plenty of ice!


  • 140ml cachaca
  • 2 scoops of crushed ice
  • 2 tbsp. caster sugar
  • 1/2 lime, chopped into quarters


1. Crush 2/8 of the lime in the bottom of two glasses. Add 1 tbsp. sugar to each glass and crush the lime and the sugar together really well. Add 70ml of liquor to each glass and top up with ice. Stir well to serve.

For added freshness, add a mint leaf or two to the cocktails. Recipe serves 2.

Recipe Details:

  • Author: Laura Young.
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