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Maca Martini

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Maca Martini Cocktail - Sagatiba Pura Cachaca Rum

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Maca Martini Cocktail - Sagatiba Pura Cachaca Rum
This Maça Martini is fabulous, fresh and addicting. The name "maça" (pronounced mah-SAH) is Portuguese for apple and is significant because of the cider and the spectacular apple garnish. If you enjoy Apple Martinis but are looking for something a little more elegant and fresh, this recipe from Sagatiba Pura Cachaca is a great choice. The elderflower cordial may be difficult to find, but both Belvoir and St. Germain are excellent brands.

Ingredients:

  • 2 ounces Sagatiba Pura Cachaca
  • 1/2 ounce elderflower cordial
  • 1/2 ounce fresh pressed lime juice
  • 2 1/2 ounces apple cider
  • Apple disc (slice) for garnish
  • Mint sprig for garnish

Preparation:

  1. Pour the ingredients into a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  4. Float an apple disc with a mint sprig in the center on top of the martini.

Recipe Courtesy: Sagatiba Pura Cachaca

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 4 out of 5
Refreshing and tasty. Will make this again., Member Wildago

So many cocktails are too sweet for me but this has only a mild sweetness and is so refreshing. I served this at a dinner party recently and everyone liked it. A cautionary note: Apple cider is carbonated where I live (UK). Add the cider AFTER shaking or gases will blow off the shaker lid and make a great mess. (I know this firsthand!) Definitely worth making though.

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