How We're celebrating Negroni Week in NYC

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To celebrate the sixth annual Negroni Week, participating bars will be seeing red from June 4 – 10, over 120 bars across the U.S. will be participating in Negroni Week with this delectable Summer drink. Presented by Imbibe Magazine and Campari.Negroni Week launched in 2013 as a celebration of one of the world’s great cocktails and an effort to raise money for charities around the world. 

Here is a list of our favorite spots to go to. Try one, try all it's for charity.

Del Frisco’s Grille New York Negroni-virgins and enthusiasts alike can enjoy the Grille’s brand-new Nick’s Negroni, made with Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin, Aperol, Lillet Rouge and an orange peel-infused square ice cube, at either Manhattan location (Rockefeller Center and Brookfield Place). Proceeds from here will

Grand Banks West St & N Moore St, New York, NY  - A celebrated oyster bar aboard the historic wooden schooner, Sherman Zwicker. Inspired by the floating "oyster barges" that lined Manhattan's waterfront in the 18th and 19th centuries, Grand Banks features sustainably harvested oysters, nautically inspired cocktails, and awe-inspiring views.

 

 

Try a #FroGroni

#FroGroni Created by Julie Reiner, and served at Clover Club (NYC) during Negroni Week (June 5 -11)

  • 0.75 oz. Campari
  • 2 oz. Bulldog Gin
  • 0.75 oz. Cinzano 1757 
  • 2 oz. Lemon Juice
  • 1.25 oz. Simple Syrup
  • 2 whole Strawberries 
  • Blend all ingredients (making sure tops of strawberries are cut off) with 1.5 cups of ice until smooth and pour into a tall glass. Garnish with a strawberry and orange twist.
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Don’t forget to keep tabs on the Negroni Week action on Imbibe’s Instagram and Twitter feeds (@imbibe) and by following the #NegroniWeek hashtag. And, of course, be sure to mix yourself a Negroni!

Or try a Lavender Berry Negroni from Gelso & Grand

 A sweet treat twist on the classic Negroni, the Lavender Berry Negroni is inspired by Gelso & Grand’s cannoli. The cocktail is made with Lavender and Berry infused rum, Campari and sweet vermouth, and topped with a slice of funfetti cake and a rock candy stirrer

For more information on where to drink go to Negroni Week. Cheers!