Blackberry Caipirinha Recipe

Blackberry Caipirinha Recipe
Staff Writer
Blackberry Caipirinha
Michele Palazzo

Blackberry Caipirinha

Here's a quick and easy cocktail that doesn't require a shaker or any special equipment. Blackberries lend a wonderful twist to a classic Brazilian drink based on cachaça, a liqueur made from sugar cane.

1
Servings
173
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lime, cut into 6 pieces
  • 2 tablespoons fine white sugar
  • 1 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1 1/2 ounce cachaça
  • 6 blackberries
  • Crushed ice

Directions

Muddle the blackberries with the lime pieces and sugar in a rock glass. Add the fresh lime juice, cachaça, blackberries, and ice. Stir and serve with a straw.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
9g
13%
Sugar
3g
3%
Saturated Fat
1g
4%
Carbohydrate, by difference
23g
18%
Protein
1g
2%
Vitamin A, RAE
1µg
0%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
2mg
3%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
1µg
1%
Calcium, Ca
3mg
0%
Choline, total
1mg
0%
Fiber, total dietary
4g
16%
Folate, total
22µg
6%
Magnesium, Mg
6mg
2%
Niacin
1mg
7%
Phosphorus, P
17mg
2%
Selenium, Se
2µg
4%
Sodium, Na
22mg
1%
Water
25g
1%

Blackberry Shopping Tip

Sharon Tyler Herbst of The Food Lover's Companion says to “look for plump, deep-colored berries sans hull.”

Blackberry Cooking Tip

Blackberries are best kept in a single layer in the refrigerator and should be used within 1-2 days of purchase.