Boozy Brazilian Lemonade

This is the perfect welcome cocktail to any Brazilian summer soiree! Don't be fooled, it's not made with lemons but rather limes. And not just lime juice, but actually, the whole lime, skin and everything! With one sip, this creamy lime cocktail will make you fell like you're on vacation!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Course Drinks
Cuisine Brazilian
Servings 1 pitcher


  • Blender


  • 4 large limes ends cut off, and thinly sliced
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 6 cups cold water
  • 1 14 oz can sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 oz rum per coctail, can use Coconut Rum, or white rum


Step One

  • Mix water and sugar. Place half of this into a blender, along with two of the limes. Blend thoroughly..
    Place wire strainer over pitcher, and strain mixture to catch pulp. Discard pulp.
    Repeat steps above with the other half of water/sugar/limes.

Step Two

  • Add the sweetened condensed milk to the lime/sugar mixture in the pitcher. Stir until very well mixed, and chill until ready to serve.

Step Three

  • Fill each glass with ice, and add rum. Pour drink mixture into the glass, and stir. Garnish with lime slice.
Keyword Brazilian Cocktails, Rum Cocktails, Rum Recipes, Summer Cocktails