At the end of the 19th century, Americans discovered one of Cuba's secrets: a simple combination of rum, sugar, and lime that achieved fame as the daiquiri, named after the town of the same name.

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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine lime juice, light rum, simple syrup, and ice in a cocktail shaker; shake well. Add more simple syrup to taste if desired. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass and garnish with half a key lime.

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Reviews (1)

11 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 1
  • 4 star values: 2
  • 3 star values: 7
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: Unrated
04/25/2010
Really easy, and surprisingly good. I will probably add seltzer next time to make it a little less potent so I can enjoy a few more.