These Paleo Pomegranate Palomas are the perfect cocktail (or mocktail) to serve this holiday season! They are made with 100% agave tequila, fresh lime juice, pomegranate juice, and grapefruit seltzer. Refined sugar free, gluten free, paleo, and delicious!
grapefruit sparkling water to fill cupI like Topo Chico, La Croix, or Spindrift
Pomegranate arilsfor garnish
Rosemary sprigfor garnish
sea saltfor rim
A Pitcher of Palomas (4 cocktails)
1cup100% agave tequila
2ozhoney simple syrup
1cupgrapefruit sparkling water
Add some salt to a plate. Wet the rim of your glass using a slice of lime. Dip the glass in the salt to coat the rim.
Add the tequila, lime juice, pomegranate juice, and simple syrup to a shaker with ice. Shake well. Add ice to your glass, then pour the mixture over top of the ice. Top it off with grapefruit sparkling water, then stir.
Garnish with pomegranate arils and a sprig of rosemary.
Honey Simple Syrup
To make honey syrup, combine equal parts honey and hot water. Stir. Measure out the amount you need, then save extra in the fridge to use for future cocktails. It will stay good for up to 2 weeks.
Pitcher of Palomas
Combine the ingredients in a pitcher, add ice, and stir. Serve in individual salted glasses with pomegranate arils and a sprig of rosemary.
You can also use 1 tbsp fresh squeezed grapefruit juice in place of the grapefruit sparkling water.