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CUBA LIBRE

2022-05-19



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Ironically, this Latin favorite called "Cuba libre" literally translates to "free Cuba" in English. Some refer to it as "la mentirita", which means "the small lie". Salud! Recipe from Shortcuts to 100 Best Latin Recipes by Sergio E Yibrin

Provided by Charlotte J

Categories     Beverages

Time 3m

Yield 4 serving(s)

Number Of Ingredients 4

Ingredients:

  • ice cube
  • 2 ounces dark rum
  • 4 lime wedges
  • diet cola or regular cola

Steps:

  • Fill 4 tall glasses with ice.
  • Pour 1/2 ounce rum into each glass.
  • Squeeze and drop 1 lime wedge into each glass.
  • Fill each glass with cola and stir well.
  • Serve immediately.

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