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Caipirinha served with crushed ice and limes scattered around.

Caipirinha (Regular & Skinny Version)

This Caipirinha recipe is the ONLY one you need. With 3 simple ingredients you’ll have a refreshing cocktail that rivals any restaurant.
Course Cocktails
Cuisine Brazilian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 glass
Calories 175kcal
Author Ana Frias


  • 1.5 ounces 1 standard shot of Cachaça
  • 1/2 lime - unpeeled cut into quarts
  • 1 to 2 Tablespoons of refined sugar or 1 shot of Skinny Simple Syrup depending how sweet you like it
  • Lots of crushed ice


  • Add the lime and the sugar in a cocktail glass
  • Using a pestle (from a mortar) or the back of a spoon, muddle the sugar and lime until all the juice from is squeezed out.
  • Fill the glass with crushed ice
  • Add the Cachaca and stir well until all the sugar has dissolved
  • Enjoy!


Serving: 1cocktail | Calories: 175kcal | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 2mg | Sodium: 2mg | Sugar: 18g