Cuba Libre is a classic rum cocktail that’s both refreshing and easy to make. It’s made with just three simple ingredients – Coca Cola, Havana White Rum, and lime juice.
To make a Cuba Libre, fill a highball glass with ice and add two ounces of Havana White Rum. Squeeze in the juice of half a lime, and top off the glass with Coca Cola. Give the drink a gentle stir to combine the ingredients, and garnish with a lime wedge.
The combination of Havana White Rum and Coca Cola creates a smooth, sweet flavor, while the lime juice adds a tart, citrusy kick. The drink is often referred to as a “Rum and Coke with lime” and is a popular choice for those who prefer a simple, no-frills cocktail.
Cuba Libre is a versatile drink that can be enjoyed any time of year. Its easy-to-make recipe and classic flavor make it a favorite for casual gatherings or summer barbecues. It’s also a great choice for those who are new to the world of cocktails, as it’s simple and straightforward.
If you’re a fan of rum cocktails or just looking for a classic drink that’s sure to please any palate, give Cuba Libre a try. With its refreshing flavor and easy recipe, it’s sure to become a go-to drink in your cocktail repertoire.
- 2 oz Havana White Rum *
- .5 oz Lime Juice
- 4 oz Coca Cola
* Each of these Spirits or Liqueurs used can be substituted for your favourite brand.
- Build in a Highball glass in the order listed.2 oz Havana White Rum, .5 oz Lime Juice, 4 oz Coca Cola
- Garnish with a lime Edge.