This Cuban cocktail is perfect on a hot, sunny day to really quench your thirst and experience a taste of the tropics.
2 Ounces White Rum
1/4 - 1/2 Ounce fresh-squeezed lime juice
6-8 Ounces Mexican Coca-Cola
- Place a scoop of fresh ice in a mug or high ball glass.
- Pour in all ingredients and stir until mixed.
- Add lime wheels or wedges for garnish.
Some people like to 'muddle' the lime in the glass for a more intense lime flavor from the oils of the lime.
You can experiment with different rums to make this drink, but stick with a white rum for an authentic taste.
Use the leftover lime pieces in the drink for garnish and flavor.
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