The Ultimate Caipirinha

Staff Writer
The Ultimate Caipirinha
Courtesy of Leblon

The Leblon Caipirnha.

What better way to celebrate Brazil's four-day Carnival festivities than with the national Brazilian drink of choice? The caipirinha, made with Leblon cachaça, will make you believe you're sunbathing (and partying) in Rio. 

1
Servings
171
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 2 Ounces Leblon cachaca
  • 2 Teaspoons superfine sugar (or 1 ounce simple syrup)
  • 1/2 lime, cut into wedges

Directions

Muddle the lime and sugar in a shaker. Fill the shaker with ice and add the cachaça. Shake well and serve in a rocks glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.

Nutritional Facts

Sugar
9g
N/A
Protein
0.2g
0.5%
Carbs
12g
4%
Vitamin A
0.7µg
0.1%
Vitamin C
10mg
16%
Vitamin K
0.2µg
0.3%
Calcium
11mg
1%
Fiber
0.9g
3.8%
Folate (food)
3µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
3µg
1%
Iron
0.2mg
1.3%
Magnesium
2mg
1%
Phosphorus
8mg
1%
Potassium
35mg
1%
Sodium
1mg
N/A
Sugars, added
8g
N/A

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