Saturday, May 22, 2010

Guest Helga Ancona: Caipirinha

Refreshing Beverage of the Week
This is the official beverage of Brazil. Helga Ancona, our fantastic KSFR DJ and Brazilian goddess brought the show all kinds of great Braziian vibes and recipes. Any questions, contact her at

1 lemon (Brazilians use a green lime)
2 teaspoons sugar
1 shot Cachaca (sugar cane liquor made only in Brazil)
crushed ice

Wash and dry lemon or lime and cut into eighths. Put the lime pieces into a glass with the sugar a muddle with a wood pestle. If you don't have this tool, use the end of a wooden spoon. Now fill glass with ice and pour in to Cachaca. Stir, drink, and dance!