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Paloma cocktail recipe

Easy Paloma Cocktail

Easy Paloma Cocktail is one of the easiest to make, most refreshing cocktail recipes!  The Paloma is made with tequila and grapefruit juice for a fruity and fun drink!
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2
Author Nichole


  • 2 Tablespoons Kosher Salt for rim of glass Optional
  • 1 Grapefruit cut into wedges
  • Juice of one lime about 2 Tablespoons
  • 1 Tablespoon Sugar
  • 1/2 Cup Grapefruit Juice
  • 2 Shots Tequila
  • 1/4 Cup Club Soda


  • Pour the salt out onto a plate.
  • Rub one grapefruit wedge around the rim of two glasses.
  • Dip the rim of the glass into the salt.
  • Squeeze the lime juice equally between the two glasses and add the sugar. Stir to combine.
  • Fill the glasses with ice and then fill evenly with the tequila, grapefruit juice, and club soda.


NOTE:  Grapefruit soda may be used in place of the grapefruit juice and club soda.