Caipirinha - Lemon drink Recipe

Caipirinha - Lemon drink


"Caipirinha" is Brazil's national drink. Nowadays you can find "caipirinha" at many hip bars.

  • 1 Limon
  • 2 tablespoons of (white) sugar
  • 1 shot of sugar cane spirits
  • 4 ice cubes

How to make Caipirinha - Lemon drink

  1. Wash the lime.
  2. Cut the lime in four parts.
  3. Put the lime in a glass.
  4. Add two tablespoons of sugar.
  5. Crush the lime with the sugar well.
  6. Add a shot of sugar cane spirits.
  7. Add four ice cubes.
  • This recipe is for just one glass. If you like it, you can prepare a larger amount by increasing all ingredients accordingly.

  • Brazilian sugar cane spirits like "Pitu", "51", etc. can be easily found in Brazilian supermarkets and in deli shops.

  • If you can't find Brazilian sugar cane spirits, you can replace it with Vodka. If you use Vodka, it's called "caipirosca" or "caipirinha de vodca" and the taste is different.

  • aberweger
    aberweger says

    Great!! It's my favourite drink! Greetings

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