Caipirinha Coffee Cocktail Recipe

This fun twist on the classic Brazilian lime Caipirinha cocktail combines coffee and alcohol.

  • Author: Jessica Pinney
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 1x
  • Category: Cocktails
  • Cuisine: Brazilian


3 oz Lime Juice

2 Tablespoons Cane Sugar

1.5 oz Cachaça


2 Shots of Espresso (or 1/4 cup strong coffee)

Lime Wedge


Add lime juice, cane sugar, and Cachaça to a pint glass. Stir until sugar is dissolved.

Add ice then slowly pour the espresso over the top. Garnish with a lime wedge and serve immediately.


  • Calories: 165
  • Sugar: 8g
  • Carbohydrates: 8g