Fresh grapefruit juice is the star of this Paloma cocktail that was served at Jimmy's (now closed) in Aspen, CO. Shaken with flavorful reposado tequila, a squeeze of lime, and lots of ice, the drink is topped with splashes of lemon-lime and club sodas for a not-too-sweet version that is sure to refresh. READ MORE: Ultimate Cocktail Guide

Two Paloma cocktails
Photo: Photo by Rachel Vanni / Food Styling by Judy Haubert
Active Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
5 mins
1 drink


  • Ice

  • 3 ounces fresh grapefruit juice

  • 2 ounces reposado tequila

  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice

  • 1 ounce chilled club soda

  • 1 ounce lemon-lime soda (such as Sprite)

  • 1 lime wheel


  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add the grapefruit juice, reposado tequila and lime juice and shake well. Strain into an ice-filled highball glass, top with the club soda and Sprite and garnish with the lime wedge.

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