Cucumber Lemongrass Caipirinha Recipe

Cucumber Lemongrass Caipirinha is a refreshing and unique twist on the classic Brazilian cocktail. This cocktail combines the flavors of cucumber, lemongrass, lime, and cachaça, a Brazilian sugarcane spirit. The result is a light and citrusy drink with a hint of herbal freshness. It is the perfect cocktail to enjoy on a hot summer day or to serve at a party.

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Ingredients for Cucumber Lemongrass Caipirinha Recipe

  • 2 Slices Cucumber
  • 1/2 stalk Lemongrass, Chopped
  • 1 Lime Wedges
  • 1 ounce Cachaca
  • 1/2 ounce Simple Syrup
  • as per your need Ice
  • sprig Cucumber Slices And Lemongrass Sprigs For Garnish

Directions: Cucumber Lemongrass Caipirinha Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.Muddle cucumber slices, lemongrass, and lime wedges in a cocktail shaker.
  • STEP 2.Add cachaça, simple syrup, and ice to the shaker.
  • STEP 3.Shake well to combine all the ingredients.
  • STEP 4.Strain the cocktail into a glass filled with ice.
  • STEP 5.Garnish with a cucumber slice and a sprig of lemongrass.
  • STEP 6.Serve chilled and enjoy!

Cooking Tips

  • If you don't have lemongrass, you can substitute it with a few drops of lemongrass essential oil.
  • For a sweeter cocktail, you can add more simple syrup or muddle some fresh mint leaves with the other ingredients.
  • To make a non-alcoholic version, replace cachaça with sparkling water or ginger ale.

Storage and Serving

  • Cucumber Lemongrass Caipirinha is best served fresh.
  • You can prepare the cucumber and lemongrass mixture in advance and store it in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours.
  • When ready to serve, simply add cachaça, simple syrup, and ice to the mixture, shake well, and strain into glasses.
Nutrition
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184
calories per serving
7 g Fat2 g Protein32 g Carbs2 g FiberOther

Current Totals

  • Fat
    7g
  • Protein
    2g
  • Carbs
    32g
  • Fiber
    2g

MacroNutrients

  • Carbs
    32g
  • Protein
    2g
  • Fiber
    2g

Fats

  • Fat
    7g

Vitamins & Minerals

  • Calcium
    46mg
  • Iron
    3mg
  • Vitamin A
    2mcg
  • Vitamin B1
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B2
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B3
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B6
    < 1mg
  • Vitamin B9
    37mcg
  • Vitamin B12
    < 1mcg
  • Vitamin C
    21mg
  • Vitamin E
    < 1mg
  • Copper
    < 1mcg
  • Magnesium
    25mg
  • Manganese
    1mg
  • Phosphorus
    60mg
  • Selenium
    3mcg
  • Zinc
    < 1mg
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. All nutritional information presented are estimates and not meant to substitute professional dietary advice or treatment
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Recipe By Slurrp