The cocktail was first created in the mid-20th century, and has since become a popular drink in Mexico and around the world. It is often considered to be the most popular tequila-based cocktail in Mexico.
The Paloma is a light and refreshing cocktail that is perfect for summertime sipping or for pairing with Mexican cuisine. It is a great alternative to the classic margarita, and is a popular choice for those who prefer a less sweet, more tart cocktail.It's important to use high-quality tequila when making a Paloma, as the flavor of the tequila will greatly impact the taste of the cocktail. Silver or blanco tequila is typically used for a traditional Paloma, but reposado or añejo tequila may be used for a more complex flavor.Serves 1
60ml Reposado Tequila
60ml Grapefruit juice
60ml sparkling water
15ml Lime Juice
7ml agave / honey or simple syrup
Sea salt for glass rim