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This article is part of a series developed in partnership with Project Pulso.

In the realm of Cuban singers, the names of icons like Celia Cruz and Gloria Estefan often resonate strongly. However, another star that shined just as brightly but has been obscured by time, La Lupe, has to be acknowledged. This Afro-Latina powerhouse had it all - until she didn’t.

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Break out the mint and lime, it's National Mojito Day! This refreshing cocktail hailing from Cuba is a beautiful blend of rum, sugar, lime, mint, and a splash of soda water that's absolutely perfect for summer. Let's immerse ourselves in the sparkling world of this classic cocktail, exploring its origins, cultural significance, and, most importantly, how you can make one yourself to celebrate in true Cuban style.

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