Rio is famous for its Samba Parade at the Sambadrommo and its many samba schools. In Salvador, carnival is just as famous with a rich history. You can read about it at the Carnival Brazil site. Regardless of where you celebrate it, be sure to have your share of batida de maças and other types of "batidas" or cocktails.
1/2 cup cachaça
1 cup apple cider
juice of 1 lime
1 tbsp sugar
- Add all of the ingredients to the shaker.
- Shake until your arm hurts and serve.
Caipiroska de Kiwi