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Cuba Libre - Cuban Cocktail

Cuba Libre


  • 1 measurement unit of Cuban rum (brown or  white, depending on taste)
  • Juice of 1/2 lemon or lime (depending on taste, lemon is more sour, lime is sweeter)
  • Cola



  • Fill a highball glass with ice cubes.
  • Add rum and lemon or lime juice.
  • Stir well and finally top up with Cola.
  • Garnish with a slice of lemon.

 Things to know

  • The name Cuba Libre dates back to 1898 when Cuba gained its independence from Spain through support of the USA.
  • This drink delivered new freedom, which means that the recipe originated from US American solders.
  • This cocktail is also known in English-speaking countries under the name of "rum and coke".


Alcohol content: 18%

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Perrear: to dance reggaeton . A very close dance, in which a man stands behind his female dance partner, who has her bottom pressed against him, while moving her hips sensually in circles to the rhythm of the music.
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