Cuba Libre – The Original Rum and Coke

This is just a fancy formal name for a rum and coke. There are stories of the Cuba Libre being invented around the same time coke was first invented, but who knows if it’s true or not. The only thing we do know about its’ invention, was that it was first mixed in Cuba.

Cuba Libre Cocktail
Cuba Libre Cocktail


Ingredients:

  • 60 mls (2 oz) Gold Rum
  • 150 mls (5 oz) Coke
  • 15 mls (1/2 oz) Lemon Juice

Instructions:

Add ice to the serving glass. Combine all the ingredients in the serving glass. Give the drink a couple turns to chill and mix.

ABV = 10%

Originated from Havana, Cuba


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