The Paloma cocktail is a refreshing blend of fresh grapefruit and lime juices combined with tequila, simple syrup, and sparkling water in a salt and sugar rimmed glass. #Paloma #Tequila #Grapefruit #Cocktail #Cocktails #Margaritas
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Paloma Cocktail - Grapefruit and Tequila Cocktail Recipe

The Paloma cocktail is a refreshing blend of fresh grapefruit and lime juices combined with tequila, simple syrup, and sparkling water in a salt and sugar rimmed glass. #Paloma #Tequila #Grapefruit #Cocktail #Cocktails #Margaritas
Prep Time10 mins
Course: cocktails, Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Grapefruit and Tequila, Grapefruit Margarita, Paloma, Paloma Cocktail
Servings: 4 cocktails
Author: Leah Beyer

Ingredients

  • 3/4 cup Grapefruit Juice 1 grapefruit juiced
  • 1/4 cup Lime Juice
  • 1/2 cup Tequila
  • 2 tablespoons Simple Syrup
  • 1 tablespoon Salt
  • 1 tablespoon Sugar
  • Lime Zest
  • grapefruit and lime for garnish
  • 1.5 cup Sparkling Water like Spindrift Sparkling Water with real Grapefruit Juice

Instructions

  • Begin by running a piece of lime or grapefruit around the rim of the glasses and then spinning through a plate that has the salt, sugar, and lime zest combined. Add ice to the glasses.
  • In a large cocktail shaker, add ice and the tequila, grapefruit juice, lime juice, and simple syrup. Shake to combine.
  • Pour into the glasses until 3/4 filled. Top off with the sparkling water. 
  • Garnish with lime and grapefruit pieces.