Paloma Recipe

Paloma is the Spanish word for a dove or pigeon. The dove is viewed as a symbol of peace across many cultures.


  • Lime wheel
  • Coarse salt, to rim glass
  • 1 1/2 ounces tequila
  • 4 ounces grapefruit juice
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon simple syrup
  • 2 ounces club soda


  1. Rub the rim of a highball glass with the lime wheel.
  2. Apply the salt by gently rolling the rim of the glass in the coarse salt.
  3. Combine the tequila, grapefruit juice, lime juice and simple syrup in an ice-filled highball glass.
  4. Add the club soda, garnish with the lime wheel, and serve.
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