The Paloma is the Margarita’s favorite cousin!
It’s a crafted long drink that celebrates modern Mexico by presenting a reinterpretation of a classic Mexican cocktail, Our Crafted Paloma also represents our brand essence highlighting the craftsmanship behind our process and Altos Tequila values.
Inspiration for ou Crafted Paloma
We asked Altos Brand Ambassador-Mexico Rodrigo García to find inspiration in this classic cocktail but reimagine it to reflect the hand-crafted spirit of the Altos production process. It is a modern twist on the classic, embracing our premium spirit with fresh ingredients.
“40% of tequila consumption in Mexico is in Paloma cocktails.”
The original Paloma recipe includes grapefruit soda like Jarritos or Squirt mixed with plata tequila, limes, and a pinch of salt, Jarritos is most often mentioned in published recipes. Squirt is also popular.
This is our recipe
- 60 ml / 2 parts Altos Plata
- 60 ml /2 parts fresh pink grapefruit juice
- 30 ml / 1 part lemon juice
- 15 ml / ½ part agave syrup
- A pinch of salt garnish with a half slice of pink grapefruit, and rim glass with salt and smashed pink peppercorns.
*Pour all the ingredients, except the juice, into a glass. Mix using the ALTOS molinillo to dissolve the agave syrup. Fill the glass with ice and finish with the pink grapefruit juice.