When you tire of the margarita or the mojito as your go-to summer drink, another great option is the caipirinha. Officially known as Brazil’s nation cocktail, the caipirinha is made with cachaça, a clear spirit derived from raw sugarcane that’s similar to …
Caipirinha (Portuguese pronunciation: [kajpiˈɾĩj̃ɐ]) is Brazil’s national cocktail, made with cachaça (pronounced ) (sugarcane hard liquor), sugar and lime. Cachaça, also known as caninha, or any one of a multitude of traditional names, is Brazil’s most common distilled alcoholic beverage.
Standard drinkware: Old Fashioned glass
Aug 08, 2016 · The caipirinha is a simple cocktail made of cachaça, lime and sugar, and it is as refreshing as it is potent. We know this cocktail could take over happy hours nationwide if it weren’t for this one small flaw: it’s hard to pronounce.
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“Caipirinha is the national drink of Brazil. The drink is made with cachaça (pronounced – kuh-sha-suh). It is technically a brandy and a member of the aguardente family. There is an old adage in Brazil: “quanto pior a cachaça, melhor a caipirinha” –– the worse the cachaça, the better the caipirinha.