Negroni Week of the Drinks-Free Variety
From Negroni-inspired edible treats like pie, ice cream and macarons, to lip balm and watercolor prints, we’ve rounded up a few non-cocktail ways to celebrate Negroni Week this year.
ABV, San Francisco, CA
Our Imbibe 75 2015 Bar of the Year, ABV, impresses us yet again with their Negroni Week offering of mini custard pies (pictured) made with Campari, Cinzano 1757 and a juniper syrup, and topped with sweet vermouth whipped cream and orange zest.
Charity: Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
Craftsman and Wolves, San Francisco, CA
Negroni Marshmallows: Campari, Cocchi Americano, House-Made Grapefruit Cordial
Charity: 826 Valencia
Humphrey Slocombe, San Francisco, CA
Serving up Negroni pops as well as a special just-for-the-week flavor! Stop in to find out what specialness they’ve got in store.
Charity: Project Open Hand
Mr. Holmes Bake Shop, San Francisco, CA
Mr. Holmes will be celebrating Negroni Week with their own “Doughgroni”, a beautiful, light brioche dough, perfectly fried, filled with a dual core of Campari jelly side by side with a Negroni and blood orange custard. Served with a pipette of Negroni syrup.
Charity: Raphael House of San Francisco
Tipsy Scoop Ice Cream, New York City, NY
Grapefruit Negroni Creamsicle ice cream: grapefruit ice cream made with Campari, gin and vermouth. ( 5 % alcohol by volume). The ice cream will be available for purchase via their website throughout Negroni Week, and will also be available at Malt and Mold stores in NYC.
Charity: National M.S. Society
Butter & Scotch, New York City, NY
The ladies of Butter & Scotch are serving up their now-infamous Negroni Pie. Stop in for a slice!
Charity: Sean Casey Animal Rescue
Poste Moderne Brasserie, Washington, DC
Poste’s DC is serving an entire Negroni Week menu featuring Negroni frozen macarons from Pastry Chef Casto Unson. The semifreddo-filled macarons are infused with a Campari reduction and fresh orange zest.
Charity: Miriam’s Kitchen
Five Watt Coffee, Minneapolis, MN
Start your day with Negroni Week treats! Five Watt will be serving up the Starting Line: Cold brew coffee, housemade Campari reduction, Big Watt gin bitters. Shaken and strained over fresh ice. Garnished with atomized vermouth and orange zest. Good morning to you!
Charity: Share Our Strength
Madcap Coffee, Grand Rapids, MI
For Negroni Week 2015, Grand Rapids’ Madcap coffee is shaking things up with their World’s Collide: Espresso, shaken up with orange-peppercorn simple syrup, mixed berry shrub, and Angostura.
Charity: Heartside Ministries
Drywell Art Negroni Week Print
Alyson Thomas of Drywell Art will be donating $2 from every Negroni print sold during Negroni Week to The Food Pantry, a charity in her home city of San Francisco. Order yours HERE.
Charity: The Food Pantry
Jacobsen Negroni Salt
We’re excited to be partnering with Portland’s Jacobsen Salt Co. on this special-edition Negroni-inspired salt combining mineral salt, orange peel, juniper berries and Campari. Click HERE to order.
Charity: Mercy Corps
Stewart & Clarie Lip Balm
The lip balm smarties at Stewart & Claire combine beeswax, jojoba and shea butter with gentian extract, oils of sweet orange, bitter orange, juniper and balsam to create this limited edition Negroni Week balm. $8.
Charity: The Grameen Foundation
Photo: Wes Rowe