Cachaca, a spirit distilled from sugar cane juice, is the national spirit of Brazil and Brazilians consume an astonishing 2,000,000,000 liters of it a year. The caipirinha is a traditional Brazilian cocktail, using sugar and green lemons known as 'limon subtil' which grow in the country. The name means "little countryside drink".
ingredients in the cocktail
how to make the cocktail
Place lime chunks and sugar and muddle in an old fashioned glass. Now add Cachaça in the glass and crushed ice and stir.