Rum and Coke

  • Rum and Coke
    Don't the bottles look cute cuddled up to their Rum and Coke


Rum and Cokes are one of the world's great mixed drinks.  If you like yours with spiced rum try keeping the rum in the freezer, it helps to crystallize the sugar and produces a much more interesting drink than room temperature rum.

Also, don't call the Rum and Coke a Cuba Libré, that's a whole other drink. Curious, read Why the Cuba Libré Hates Being Called a Rum and Coke.


2 oz rum


Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cooking Time: n/a
Servings: 1 drink

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Fill a tall glass with ice, pour in the rum, and top the drink off with Coca-Cola.

Give everything a good stir and enjoy.

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July 5, 2016


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