Kirsch Cuba Libre

Kirsch Cuba Libre recipe

Kirsch Cuba Libre Ingredients

  • 1/2 (Juice of) Lime

Kirsch Cuba Libre Instructions

The Kirsch Cuba Libre is a refreshing cocktail that combines the flavors of rum, lime, and kirsch liqueur. It is a variation of the classic Cuba Libre cocktail, which is typically made with rum, cola, and lime juice.

Adding kirsch liqueur to the mix gives this drink a unique twist. Kirsch is a cherry-flavored liqueur made from the fermented juice of cherries. It adds a subtle sweetness and fruity flavor to the cocktail, making it a perfect choice for those who enjoy a slightly sweeter drink.

To make a Kirsch Cuba Libre, start by filling a glass with ice. Add a shot of rum and a shot of kirsch liqueur to the glass. Squeeze the juice of half a lime into the glass, and then top it off with cola. Give the drink a quick stir to mix everything together.

Garnish your Kirsch Cuba Libre with a lime wedge or a cherry, if desired. The lime wedge adds a tangy flavor that complements the sweetness of the kirsch liqueur, while the cherry adds a pop of color and a bit of extra sweetness.

This cocktail is perfect for enjoying on a hot summer day or as a festive drink for a special occasion. It's a simple and refreshing drink that is sure to impress your guests.

So next time you're in the mood for a twist on a classic cocktail, give the Kirsch Cuba Libre a try. The combination of rum, lime, and kirsch liqueur creates a delicious and unique drink that is sure to become a new favorite.

Best served in a Collins Glass.