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Cantarito Recipe


Paloma and Cantarito Tequila Cocktails

Paloma and Cantarito Tequila Cocktails

Photo Courtesy: © Shannon Graham

The Cantarito is a complex cousin of the Paloma and is another favorite of Mexico. This classic highball adds lemon and orange juice to the mix of tequila, lime, and grapefruit soda.

There are a few brands of soda out there that fit the bill, though Squirt is most commonly used. It is the juices make this cocktail, however, and it's always best with fresh squeezed juice.

Prep Time: 3 minutes

Total Time: 3 minutes

Yield: 1 Cocktail



  1. Rim a collins glass with salt.
  2. Fill the glass with ice and add the tequila and juices.
  3. Top it off with grapefruit soda.
  4. Garnish with the fruit wedges.

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