Cuba Libre

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Recipe by Charlotte J

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

Top Review by Debbwl

Have enjoyed this for years without knowing it had a name, tonight was no exception as we drank them down without getting a photo. Thanks for the post.

Ingredients Nutrition


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

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