Spiced Cherry Cuba Libre

A flavorful twist on a classic featuring DOLE Sweet Dark Cherries, spiced rum and sparkling cola.

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INGREDIENTS:

1-1/4 oz. spiced rum
1 oz. Sweet Dark Cherry Mix (recipe below)
2 oz. cola

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Fill old fashioned glass with ice.  Pour rum, cherry mix and cola over ice.  Garnish with lime squeeze and cherry skewer, if desired.
  2. Sweet Dark Cherry Mix:  Combine 1 cup DOLE Dark Sweet Cherries, partially thawed, 6 oz. (2/3 cup) simple syrup and 2 oz. (1/4 cup) fresh sour mix in blender.  Cover; blend until small pieces of cherries are visible.
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