Raspberry Caipirinha

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Ingredients

Barware

Highball glass
Measuring jigger
Mixing glass
Muddler
Bar spoon

Flavour Profile

Gentle
Boozy
Sweet
Sour

Nutrition

There are approximately 134 calories in one serving of Raspberry Caipirinha.

Styles & Flavours

Times, Seasons & Occasions

Raspberry Caipirinha image

Serve in a

Highball glass

Garnish:

Stirrer (spoon, wooden lolly stick or stick cut from sugar cane)

How to make:

1. Cut lime in half (from pole to pole) and then slice one of the halves into eight 3-4mm thick half-moon shaped segments and drop into the base of a robust rocks glass.

2. Add 3 bar spoons caster sugar (or ½oz / 15ml sugar syrup 2:1) and MUDDLE.

3. Add raspberries and MUDDLE some more.

4. When sure fruit juice is fully extracted and the sugar dissolved, transfer the muddled fruit and sugar into serving glass (preferably a 30cl / 10oz hi-ball glass).

5. POUR cachaça (stored in the freezer) into the rocks glass (used to muddle) and swirl to rinse glass before pouring cachaça into serving glass. STIR to ensure all ingredients are well mixed.

6. Crack (rather than crush) four to five large ice cubes and drop into serving glass. STIR before topping with more ice and serve with a stirrer (but no straws).

12 fresh Fresh lime (chopped)
3 spoon Caster sugar
8 fresh Raspberries
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Novo Fogo Silver (from freezer)

Comment:

A fruity twist on the popular Caipirinha.

Variant:

Substitute other berries and fruits for raspberries. Add raspberry liqueur in place of sugar. Use rum in place of cachaça to make a Raspberry Caipirissima.

About:

For information on the history and other variations of the Caipirinha, please see our Caipirinha cocktail page.

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