Tropical Caipirinha

Difford's Guide
User Rating (3 ratings)

You must be logged in to add items to Your Favourites

Click here to login

You must be logged in to add items to Your Wish List

Click here to login

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. 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).

4 POUR cachaça (stored in the freezer), coconut liqueur and pineapple juice (also chilled) into the shaker base or glass used to muddle and swirl to rinse before pouring into serving glass. STIR to ensure all ingredients are well mixed.

5. Use an Ice Tapper to 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 Lime (fresh) (chopped)
3 spoon White caster sugar
1 1/2 fl oz Novo Fogo Silver cachaça (from freezer)
1/2 fl oz Coconut rum liqueur (35-40% alc./vol.)
3/4 fl oz Pineapple juice (fresh pressed)
Loading...

Read about cocktail measures and measuring.

Buy direct from
the_whisky_exchange store logo
£ -.--

Makes a minimum of ... cocktails
Just £ -.-- per cocktail*

* This list may not include all required ingredients.
Price per cocktail is an estimate based on the cost of making one cocktail with the available ingredients shown above and does not include any postage charges.

You must be logged in to add your own notes

Click here to login

Review:

In drink circles, tropical usually spells sweet. This drink has a tropical flavour but a definite adult sourness.

History:

Created in 2003 by yours truly (Simon Difford).

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

Nutrition:

There are approximately 145 calories in one serving of Tropical Caipirinha.

Difford's Guide remains free-to-use thanks to the support of the brands in green above.

Join the Discussion


... comment(s) for Tropical Caipirinha

You must log in to your account to make a comment.

Report comment
Buy direct from
the_whisky_exchange store logo
£ -.--

Makes a minimum of ... cocktails
Just £ -.-- per cocktail*

* This list may not include all required ingredients.
Price per cocktail is an estimate based on the cost of making one cocktail with the available ingredients shown above and does not include any postage charges.
Buy direct from
Difford's Guide
Easy Jigger
Easy Jigger
£8.89 £8.89 exc VAT

You must be logged in to submit a rating

Click here to login