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Caipirinhas Introduced to International Audience at World Cupi
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July 04, 2014 2:49 PM
The hundreds of thousands of football fans visiting Brazil for the World Cup are consuming large quantities of caipirinhas, the national tipple based on muddled lime and the sugarcane-based spirit cachaça. VOA’s Brian Allen talks to some of the expert caipirinha purveyors in Rio and has this report.

Caipirinhas Introduced to International Audience at World Cup

Published July 04, 2014

The hundreds of thousands of football fans visiting Brazil for the World Cup are consuming large quantities of caipirinhas, the national tipple based on muddled lime and the sugarcane-based spirit cachaça. VOA’s Brian Allen talks to some of the expert caipirinha purveyors in Rio and has this report.


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