How to make an Old Cuban cocktail

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The Old Cuban is closely related to the Mojito, but with far more elegance. Watch as Robert Hess shows us how to make this sophisticated cocktail, topped with Champagne!

How to make an Old Cuban cocktail RECIPE

3/4 oz lime juice
1 oz simple syrup
6 leaves mint
1 1/2 oz rum
2 dashes Angostura Aromatic Bitters

INSTRUCTIONS

Muddle mint with juice and simple syrup.
Shake with ice.
Strain into a cocktail glass.
Top with champagne.
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  • Robert Hess

    Robert Hess Author & Mixologist Robert Hess is a co-founder of the Museum of the American Cocktail in Las Vegas, and the author of The Essential Bartender’s Guide: How to Make Truly Great Cocktails. more about this expert »

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