If you’re a Negroni lover it’s about to be your favourite week of the entire year, Negroni Week is fast approaching.
It officially kicks off June 4 and runs until June 10, which means bars around Canada will be celebrating the classic cocktail while raising money for some charities at the same time.
This iconic Italian cocktail is traditionally made from gin, vermouth rosso, and Campari, and it’s then garnished with an orange peel.
There are 66 Calgary bars and restaurants participating in this years celebratory week, meaning you’ll have ample opportunity to grab a quality Negroni no matter where you are in the city.
This event takes place worldwide, where establishments around the globe donate a portion of the sales of Negroni cocktails and related items to over 40 charities. Negroni Week first launched in 2013 and it has raised close to $1.5 million for charities so far.
Here’s the full list of bars and restaurants participating in Calgary Negroni Week.
When: June 4 to 10
Where: 66 participating restaurants