What does the word Caipirinha mean?
The word caipirinha is the diminutive of the word caipira, which in Brazilian Portuguese refers to someone from the countryside (specifically, someone from the rural parts of south-central Brazil), similar to US English hillbilly or the Lowland Scots teuchter.
Whats in a Caipirinha?
1 2/3 oz Cachaça 2 Teaspoons brown sugarHalf a lime cut into 4 wedges Caipirinha/Ingredients
How many calories are in a Caipirinha?
There are approximately 101 calories in one serving of Caipirinha (no added sugar & low-calorie).
Are Martinis fattening?
A classic vodka martini made with 1.5 ounces of vodka and 1/3 ounce vermouth is just 120 calories. Feel free to add a little olive juice and an olive for just 5 more calories, but be careful with flavored martinis such as sour apple or chocolate in which calories can add up much quicker.
How many calories is a Negroni?
195 calories Negroni (195 calories) An incomparable warm-weather cocktail, the velvety, bittersweet blend of gin, Campari, and sweet vermouth is a match made in heaven.
How many calories are in a vodka martini without vermouth?
Vodka Martini Calories Depending on the size of your cocktail, and the extras you mix in, one serving of a vodka martini is approximately 202 calories.
Is martini a healthy drink?
Now an analysis in the January issue of The Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs suggests that martinis and beer may be just as effective at extending life. Wine may have appeared to be better only because the people who choose it are generally healthier.