Skip navigation.

Caipirinha, The

Select any ingredient text or image to learn more about that ingredient.
picture picture picture picture picture
4 to 6 lime wedges (2 oz, 6 cl, 1/2 gills)
1 tablespoon granulated sugar (1.5 cl, 1/8 gills)
3 ounces cachaça (9 cl, 3/4 gills)
Muddle the limes and sugar in an old-fashioned glass. Add crushed ice and cachaça, and stir thoroughly.
Serve in a rocks glass (6.0 oz)


From *The Joy of Mixology* by Gary Regan; New York: Clarkson Potter; 2003

How to determine glass size

Museum of the American Cocktail
Tales of the Cocktail 2006
Home  •  Did we make a mistake? Leave something out? Talk to us!  •  Link to CocktailDB

Copyright © 2004 - All photography on this site is under copyright control. Licensing information