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two glasses of a pink cocktail with grapefruit wedges as garnishes

Paloma Cocktail

Palomas are super refreshing grapefruit and tequilla cocktail that is fantastic for summer!
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Author: Michelle Ferrand
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: summer
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Makes: 2


  • 6 ounces grapefruit juice freshly squeezed or store-bought
  • 2 ounces lime juice
  • 2 ounces simple syrup
  • 2 ounces blanco tequila
  • pinch salt
  • 4 ounces sparkling water


  • 2 wedges grapefruit


  • Combine all ingredients, except sparkling water, in a large mixing glass.
  • Add ice and stir thoroughly until chilled, about 30 seconds.
  • Strain into two highball glasses filled with ice.
  • Top each drink with 2 ounces of sparkling water and garnish with a wedge of grapefruit.
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Calories: 188kcal | Carbohydrates: 33g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Sodium: 31mg | Potassium: 189mg | Sugar: 31g | Vitamin C: 31mg | Calcium: 7mg | Iron: 1mg