The Cuba Libre (aka rum & coke) is a  popular drink that combines only 2 ingredients: rum and coke. A favourite at parties, afternoon gatherings to weddings. Coca Cola company was barely 10 years old during the Spanish-American war. The story goes that the ‘Rough Riders’ added Cuban rum to the cola and toasted loudly “Cuba Libre’.  Don’t forget to garnish your drink with a lime wedge.