The Mojito is a typical drink of Cuba, consisting of rum, sugar, lemon, mint or peppermint and soda water. There are several theories behind the name Mojito. One of these says that the name comes from “mojo”, a lemon-based seasoning. Another theory says that from the beginning it was called “mojadito”, and eventually it was shortening until reaching to how we say it now.


The Daikirii is a kind of cocktail that had its origin in Santiago de Cuba, made out of white rum and fruit pulp. There are a lot of variants. This drink can be prepared with different fruits, it even can be made mixing more than one. The traditional ones are made of strawberries and peaches..