April 2, 2024

Paloma cocktail has been enjoyed for decades, and its roots can be traced back to Mexico, where it has become a part of the country’s cocktail culture. While there isn’t a specific person credited with inventing the Paloma, it has gained widespread popularity, and various bartenders contributed to its evolution and variations over the years.

Paloma cocktail official recipe

Paloma cocktail is characterized by the perfect balance of tangy citrus from grapefruit soda, the warmth of tequila, and a hint of acidity from lime juice.

IBA Category:
New Era Drinks

Paloma cocktail official recipe


  • 50 ml agave tequila
  • 5 ml fresh lime
  • pinch of salt
  • 100 ml pink grapefruit soda

Pour tequila into a highball glass, squeeze in the lime juice, add ice and salt, fill the glass with pink grapefruit soda, and stir gently.

Paloma cocktail official recipe