Sizzling Lime Caipirinha

This refreshing Brazilian cocktail, Sizzling Lime Caipirinha, packs a zesty punch with the combination of fresh lime, raw sugar, and Pitu cachaça. The muddled lime and sugar create a vibrant base that is enhanced by the smoothness of Pitu and the texture of crushed ice, resulting in a delightful beverage that is perfect for any occasion.

Sizzling Lime Caipirinha

Sizzling Lime Caipirinha is a zesty and refreshing Brazilian cocktail made with fresh lime, raw sugar, and Pitu cachaça, creating a vibrant and delightful beverage.

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  • 1 fresh lime
  • 2 tbsp raw cane sugar
  • 2 oz Pitu cachaça
  • Crushed ice
  • Optional: a splash of sparkling water


  1. Wash the lime thoroughly and cut it into eight wedges.
  2. Place the lime wedges and raw cane sugar in a glass, then muddle to release the lime juice and dissolve the sugar.
  3. Add the Pitu cachaça into the glass.
  4. Fill the glass with crushed ice and, if desired, a splash of sparkling water.
  5. Stir the mixture well and serve.