French Kiwi & Apple Caipirinha

Difford's Guide

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 Kiwi fruit 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. Add apple juice and anis liqueur, then 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 Lime (fresh) (chopped)
3 spoon White caster sugar
12 fresh Kiwi fruit (fresh)
1/6 fl oz Pernod anise
1/2 fl oz Apple juice
2 fl oz Cachaça (from freezer)
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History:

This kiwi and apple flavoured caipirinha is made "French" by the merest hint of anis (aniseed).

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

Nutrition:

One serving of French Kiwi & Apple Caipirinha contains 156 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.6 standard drinks
  • 27.54% alc./vol. (55.08° proof)
  • 22 grams of pure alcohol
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