El Presidente: Recipe & Instructions
Everyone agrees that the El Presidente cocktail was named after a Cuban President. Whether that President was Mario Menocal (1913 - 1921) or Gerardo Machado (1925 - 1933) is disputed, as is the identity of the inventor. Some say the cocktail was created by an American bartender living in Havana or at a bar in the city called the Vista Alegre. Others claim the drink was invented by President Menocal himself.
To make an El Presidente you will need the following equipment: