Cuba Libre, Cocktail Recipe

By the wlr team

Without the lime this cocktail is commonly known as simply a Rum and Coke, however with the addition of lime you’ve got yourself a low calorie Cuba Libre! To make this recipe even lower in calories, use Diet or Zero Cola.

  • Recipe makes: 1 serving
  • Prep time:
    5 mins
  • Calories: 160
    per serving


  • 2 Shots/50ml Bacardi*, 37.5% Volume, Bacardi
  • 125ml Cola, Average
  • ½ Lime Juiced/25ml Juice, Lime, Fresh, Average
  • 1 Slice/11g Lime, Whole, Raw



Slice the lime in half and squeeze the juice into the glass.

Now add some ice cubes, the rum and top up with cola.

Stir the drink with a spoon and add a wedge of lime to the glass as garnish
Nutrition information per serving
Calories (kcal)160
Carbohydrate (g)15.2
Fat (g)0.0
Protein (g)0.2
Fibre (g)0.3
Alcohol (g)14.8
Fruit & Veg0.5

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