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  • Weekend Refreshment ~ Pretty Paloma

       

    Since it's National Tequila Day you think we would be posting a margarita recipe... but we're not

    We like to be a little different, so today's we'll be indulging in a Paloma or two.  This refreshing Mexican cocktail is perfect for triple digit weather or just pretending you're on the beach in Mexico.  Check out the recipe below and if you're in a hurry here's a little tip, just try mixing Fresca and tequila for a quick and easy version.Cheers to the weekend!

    ~ E

     

     

    Paloma Recipe 

    kosher salt

    1/4 cup fresh grapefruit juice

    1 tablespoon fresh lime juice

    1 teaspoon sugar

    1/4 cup tequila

    1/4 cup club soda

    Pour some kosher salt on a plate. Rub half of rim of a highball glass with a grapefruit wedge; dip rim of glass in salt. Combine 1/4 cup fresh grapefruit juice, 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice, and 1 teaspoon sugar in glass; stir until sugar is dissolved. Stir in 1/4 cup mezcal or tequila, add ice, and top off with 1/4 cup club soda. Garnish with grapefruit wedge.

    Recipe from Epicurious