Island Cocktail: The Caipirinha

Caipirinha
The Caipirinha This Brazilian cocktail packs a wallop. Some say the cheaper the cachaça, the better it tastes. Get the Caipirinha drink recipe »Brooke Slezak

MAKES 1 COCKTAIL

INGREDIENTS

1 lime (cut-up, middle removed)
1 tsp organic sugar
2-3 oz. cachaça

INSTRUCTIONS

1. In the bottom of a rocks glass, muddle the sugar with the lime wedges.

2. Fill the glass with ice and add cachaça. Stir well. Garnish with a lime wedge, if you wish.