rum and cola

Rum and cola

Rum and Coke is a classic drink that has been enjoyed by many for decades. The sweet, caramel notes of the rum perfectly complement the crisp, refreshing taste of the cola, creating a delicious, balanced drink. But with so many variations of Rum and Coke out there, it can be hard to know how to make the perfect one. That's where we come in.

Rum and Coke recipe

One of the most important ingredients for a good rum and cola drink is, of course, the rum. There are many different types of rum, and it can be difficult to know which type is best for your cocktail. In general, dark rum is best with a rum and coke because of its rich, sweet flavor. Dark rum is made from molasses, which gives it a deep flavor with notes of caramel, vanilla and chocolate. If you want a more complex and refined taste, you can also try a premium or aged rum. These types of rum are often aged in oak casks, giving them a more complex flavor and aroma.

When it comes to choosing cola for your cocktail, there are also many different options to choose from. In general, it is recommended to use a regular coca cola in your drink, as other types of cola can have too strong a taste and overwhelm the flavor of the rum.


  • 5cl darkRome
  • 15cl coca cola
  • Garnish with a lemon or lime slice

Rum and Coke step by step

Popular Rum and Coke variations

Although the classic rum and coke is delicious on its own, you can also experiment with different variations to add extra flavor and interest to your cocktail.
– Rum and coconut: Add a bit of coconut juice to your drink to give it a tropical flavor.
– Rum and ginger beer: Add a bit of ginger beer to your drink to give it an extra spicy taste.
– Rum and fresh mint: Add fresh mint to your drink to give it a fresh and aromatic taste.


Tips to improve the taste of your drink with Coke and Rum

If you want to take your rum and coke cocktail to the next level, try some of these tips to enhance the taste:
– Use freshly squeezed lemon or lime juice instead of lemon slices to add a fresher taste.
– Add a bit of sugar or honey to your drink to give it a sweeter taste.
– Add a bit of cinnamon or nutmeg to your drink to give it a warm and spicy taste.


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Brief History of Rum and Coke Cocktail

The history of the rum and coke cocktail can be traced back to the beginning of the 20th century, when rum and coke were mixed together in a drink known as “Cuba Libre”. Cuba Libre was invented during the Spanish-American War, when American soldiers were fighting in Cuba. After the war, the drink became popular in the United States and quickly spread to the rest of the world. Today, the rum and coke cocktail is known as one of the most popular drinks in the world and is a favorite among many.

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