With such a simple recipe, Palomas are light, fresh and bursting with flavor, and it’s no surprise that the home of tequila has perfected the art of this cocktail. If you’re looking to authentically craft your own, make sure that you start with Don Julio.


Ingredient Amount Ingredient Name
1 ½ oz. Don Julio Blanco
1 oz. Fresh Grapefruit Juice
½ oz. Fresh Lime Juice
Top with San Pellegrino Aranciata Rossa
1 Dash Chili Powder (Garnish)
1 Blood Orange (Garnish)

Tools Of The Trade

  • Jigger
  • Shaker
  • Strainer
  • Paring Knife
  • Highball Glass


  1. Combine Don Julio Blanco, fresh lime juice, and fresh grapefruit juice into a cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Shake well, then strain contents into a glass over fresh ice.
  3. Top with San Pellegrino Aranciata Rossa.
  4. Garnish with chili powder and a blood orange wedge.

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