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Cuba: Bartenders mix world's largest Cuba Libre in Havana02:36

Cuba: Bartenders mix world's largest Cuba Libre in Havana

Cuba, Havana
August 27, 2018 at 04:13 GMT +00:00 · Published

Over 200 Cuban bartenders mixed the world's biggest Cuba Libre cocktail on Sunday, as part of the 22nd Pan-American Cocktail Competition IBA 2018 in Havana.

The bartenders prepared the highball classic in a glass of more than 1,000 litres, using over 20 crates of the world-famous Cuban rum Havana Club, 200 litres of coke, and enormous quantities of ice and lemon.

A video recording of the event at the Habana Libre hotel will be sent to Guinness Records seeking confirmation as an official world record.

The Cuba Libre is considered one of the world's contemporary classic cocktails by the International Bartending Association.

Cuba: Bartenders mix world's largest Cuba Libre in Havana02:36
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Over 200 Cuban bartenders mixed the world's biggest Cuba Libre cocktail on Sunday, as part of the 22nd Pan-American Cocktail Competition IBA 2018 in Havana.

The bartenders prepared the highball classic in a glass of more than 1,000 litres, using over 20 crates of the world-famous Cuban rum Havana Club, 200 litres of coke, and enormous quantities of ice and lemon.

A video recording of the event at the Habana Libre hotel will be sent to Guinness Records seeking confirmation as an official world record.

The Cuba Libre is considered one of the world's contemporary classic cocktails by the International Bartending Association.

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