You need authentic Mexican grapefruit soda to make an authentic version of the tequila classic.
Fill a highball glass with ice and add the tequila and salt
Squeeze the lime half into the glass and drop into the drink
Fill with grapefruit soda
Watch top bartender Jacques Bezuidenhout show you how to mix up a traditional Paloma in our How to Cocktail video.
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