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Cubano Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Cubano, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Lime Juice, Cointreau, Gold Rum, or Egg White, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Cubano Cocktail Description

The Cubano falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Old-fashioned glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Let the Cubano transport you to a realm of flavor and elegance. A careful selection of 4 ingredients, featuring Lime juice, Cointreau, Gold rum, Egg white, combines to create this masterpiece. It’s a drink that resonates with the essence of fine cocktail-making. Companion drinks like Delilah, Hybris, Harry Boy also offer a taste of this excellence.

Cubano Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Cubano, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1 part fresh Lime juice
  • 1 1/2 part Cointreau
  • 3 parts Jamaican Gold rum
  • 1 Egg white
  • 1 part fresh Lime juice
  • 1 1/2 part Cointreau
  • 3 parts Jamaican Gold rum
  • 1 Egg white

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Cubano Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Cubano cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 1 part fresh Lime juice, 1 1/2 part Cointreau, 3 parts Jamaican Gold rum, 1 Egg white. Once blended to perfection, pour into the old-fashioned glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Cubano Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
400.0 0.0 100.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Cubano are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Cubano Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Lime Juice, Cointreau, Gold Rum, and Egg White.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Cubano.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Cubano cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Lime Juice 1003 times 6.13%
Cointreau 151 times 0.92%
Gold Rum 59 times 0.36%
Egg White 63 times 0.39%

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Cubano FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Cubano Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Cubano.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Cubano?
  • A: The ingredients include Lime Juice, Cointreau, Gold Rum, and Egg White, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Cubano cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Old-fashioned glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 464 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 2.84% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Cubano cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Cubano is the perfect addition to any occasion.

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