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Also Known As: Caipivodka

The famous Brazilian Caipirinha made with vodka.

[Happy Hour] [Party] [Poolside] [Refreshing] [Simple] [Sweet]

Ingredients [ oz | cl ][ My Bar ]
2 oz Vodka[ Add ]
2 tbsps Brown Sugar[ Add ]
1 Lime[ Add ]
Method: Prepare in a shaker
Glass: Old-Fashioned
  1. Wash the lime and roll it on the board to loosen the juices.
  2. Cut a lime in 6-8 wedges.
  3. Muddle in a mixing glass with brown sugar.
  4. Pour the vodka in the mixing glass. Any vodka will do but as always, a premium brand is better.
  5. Add 4-6 ice cubes and shake vigorously.
  6. Pour the whole into an old-fashionned glass (along with the ice).
  7. Serve with a straw.

Volume: 3.0 oz
Alcohol units: 2.4 standard drinks
Alcohol by volume (ABV): 27%


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Average Score: 8.6 (25 votes)

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This is a Caipirinha made with Vodka instead of Cachaça, which is hard to find outside Brazil.

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Just made one, and I'm happy now :3 Cheers

Comment by kpaenen on 2012-01-19 13:45:32

Just made this for the first time tonight... never had one before. Absolutely delicious! Fresh sweet with a tang... very nice!

Comment by colonel on 2011-02-19 14:52:18

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Last updated on 2012-11-03 11:25:08
Status: Approved