The Paloma is one of my all time favorite cocktails. It’s essentially a salty grapefruit margarita that’s made with Squirt, Tequila, Fresh Lime Juice and Salt. It’s super simple and can be made right in the glass! No shaking necessary!
Similar to a grapefruit margarita, a Paloma is made with tequila, grapefruit soda, lime and salt. It’s made in its own glass which makes it refreshingly simple. And best of all, the whole thing, from start to finish, can be made in under 3 minutes.
Back when I used to drink a lot, the Paloma was my favorite things to order. After finishing a shift at ACME, the coolest studio/prop house in Brooklyn, my girl Angie and I would walk over to La Superior. La Superior is one of those restaurants that I constantly dream about. There is nothing fancy about it – just a small hole in the wall nestled on a back street in Williamsburg. However, the flavors that they crank out of their tiny kitchen are world class….