Tonight at happy hour skip the beer and drink a caipirinha instead. Why? Today is National Cachaça Day and the news that cachaça will finally be legalized as an official spirit of Brazil makes for even more reason to celebrate. Just don’t call it Brazilian rum when ordering it at the bar. That would be a very bad thing.
And if you’d rather try your hand at mixing cocktails with this sugar cane spirit at home, let us suggest these simple recipes:
Happy drinking. Happy Cachaça Day!