Caipirinha (pronounced kie-purr-REEN-yah) roughly translates to "country bumpkin". It is made with cachaça, an intensely sweet Brazillian style of rum made from sugarcane juice. It's important to choose a premium cachaça and above all find the Good friends to share these moments!
Place the lime wedges and sugar into an old-fashioned glass.
Fill the glass with ice cubes.
Pour in the cachaca.
Note: Keep the sugar mixed in the drink by stirring often.
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