Tom Walker of the American Bar in The Savoy, London. Winner of the 2014 UK Legacy Cocktail Competition and Most Promising Bartender. 'Maid in Cuba' now lives beyond the Bacardi Legacy Cocktail Competition. The drink has been included in the next edition of the Savoy Cocktail book and it is included in the esteemed Dave Broom book “The Complete Bartender’s Guide”.


50 ml BACARDÍ Carta Blanca
25 ml Lime Juice
10 ml Simple Syrup
Absinthe rinse
Small handful of mint
3 Slices Cucumber


Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker, but don’t muddle. Add ice, shake, and double strain into a large compete rinsed with absinthe. Top with a splash of soda, garnish with a slice of cucumber and serve.