Ready to start drinking them? I enjoy all drinks that have tequila. I was chatting with a bartender last week, and she explained that the paloma is actually more ubiquitous in Mexico than the classic margarita. Seems weird to have fresh fruit in the middle of the winter but we are talking about Florida. The paloma is a thirst-quenching tequila cocktail that's very easy to mix up. Aug 30, 2018 - Explore Steve Ayala's board "Paloma Cocktail" on Pinterest. Generally, this tall drink is a mild 10 percent ABV (20 proof). Colleen Graham is a cocktail expert, professional bartender, and cookbook author with over 10 years of experience in the food-writing world. No commitment necessary. Your paloma can be as strong or as weak as you choose to make it, it all depends on how much soda you pour. Follow me on Pinterest for more fun recipes! « Bloody Mary Shots with Applewood Smoked Salt! If you cannot find Jarritos, Squirt and Fresca are grapefruit sodas that are easy to find. The paloma is a sweet-and-sour grapefruit drink that’s made with tequila. Creating great tasting cocktails at home is easy once you have some recipes. You are in luck as this drink is just a few ingredients and you will get the best paloma cocktail! These look so pretty and refreshing. Top it off with grapefruit soda and enjoy. Salt is another thing that we don’t have a shortage of. This nutrition information was generated via a third party, Nutritionix, and can not be held liable for any discrepancies in the information provided. It's a beautiful match, especially with a tart lime accent and a little fizz. These are such a pretty drink! Are they old? I know I am. You can even wave to Florida across the Gulf and feel that salty breeze on your face while drinking it! I can have a shot and then I have to drink a full glass of water before I can have another one. We are quickly approaching grapefruit season and I find that the best way to enjoy it is a Paloma pink grapefruit shot. I have been looking for those especially with no such luck. Tequila is a lot of people’s favorite liquor but it is so hard to make a good recipe out of it! Try the paloma with any grapefruit soda. Unless you are like me and blog from home and then it is technically drinking at work. Even though I love being in the kitchen, I love making memories with friends and family more! I recently showed you how I reduced my favorite Bloody Mary Cocktail to a shot because sometimes you want a whole cocktail but you really just need a shot.. Like when you have a nagging hangover or you are about to give a presentation and need to take the edge off. That makes this equal to the average glass of wine, so enjoy and salud. Traditionally, grapefruit soda is used, and Jarritos Toronja has typically been the brand of choice. Share them with your party guests. Learn how to choose the right tequila. One for the shot and also for those neat little glasses. Thanks so much for reading! Add a few ice cubes to the shaker, stir, and pour into the shot glasses. Jump to Recipe Jump to Video. I rarely drink shots, but you know what, I think I’m going to have to make these as the finale to a Friday night cocktail session. I spent a Fall semester at the University of South Florida back in 1996 (so long ago). Anyhow, just wanted to say great blog!|, Please please please tell me where you got your shot glasses for both the paloma shots as wells as the blueberry margarita. Only problem being that one might lead to two…. Adjust the lime juice to taste and the soda you're pouring. Filed Under: Drinks and Cocktails, Shots Tagged With: cocktail, Himalayan Pink Salt, pink grapefruit, shot, tequila. Make your simple syrup by heating up your 1 cup of water in the microwave or on the stove top. Wicked Witch Fudge – #HalloweenTreatsWeek, Spooky Monster Pretzel Rods {Fun & Festive} #HalloweenTreatsWeek. Fill the glass with ice and add the tequila and lime juice. I’m falling head over heals over here. Start with a small amount—even a squeeze from. We are quickly approaching grapefruit season and I find that the best way to enjoy it is a Paloma pink grapefruit shot. Though there are variations, two elements are essential in any paloma recipe: tequila and grapefruit. Required fields are marked *. I was never cold whilst there but I flew home 23rd Dec and got met off the plane met by a frosty English morning and a stinking cold.