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I Want to Make a Paloma. Where Do I Start?
The paloma is an easy, go-to-cocktail for entertaining. Just follow these simple steps and you’ll look like a cocktail-making pro.
Get your paloma ingredients together—start with salt, tequila, and fruit. Grab a glass, salt the rim (add lime zest as well if you like) and add one part tequila and three parts sparkling pink grapefruit juice. Garnish with a lime and grapefruit wedge. Congratulations. You’ve just created your first paloma cocktail.
There’s more than one way to make a paloma. For some of our favorites click here.