This cocktail became popular around the end of the Spanish American war, the name Cuba Libre translates to "Free Cuba". It's basically a rum and coke with the addition of fresh lime juice. Easy and refreshing.
This classic Cuban cocktail contains only a few simple ingredients, but is sure to pack a fresh and flavorful punch. The smooth white rum combined with fragrant mint, tangy lime and hint of sweet simple syrup makes this drink light, bubbly and perfectly refreshing for summertime.