TypeSugar cane & molasses-based spirits
Defunct generic bottled spirit containing aged either fermented sugarcane juice or rum & either sweet Muscat wine or sweet brandy - most often of Mexican manufacture. The name, unlike that of the accented pepper, means "citizen of Havana." Produced by several companies, and popular with the North-of-the-Border Hollywood-elite crowd of the 1940s in their South-of-the-Border forays.
. Produced in Cuba and Mexico. No longer manufactured. Company defunct.
self-produced mixture of medium to light bodied rum
, muscat wine
and/or a sweet brandy
specialty like Metaxa