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05/29/2014 05:51 pm ET Updated Jul 29, 2014

8 Negroni Recipes To Celebrate Negroni Week

From L.A. to NYC and Beijing to Stockholm, more than 1,000 bars around the world have jumped on board for Imbibe magazine's Negroni Week. From June 2-8, each participating bar is donating at least $1 from every Negroni sold to the charity of their choice. Click here to check out the full list of bars and search for the participating bars in your area. In the meantime, here's a taste of what some Negroni Week bars and restaurants will be serving up. And starting Monday, June 2, show your support for local bars and the charities they love by getting out and having a drink for a good cause!

  • 1 Oaxacan Negroni
    Oaxacan Negroni This subtly smoky riff on the classic Negroni heads south of the border swapping in mezcal for the traditional gin. Photo: Courtesy of Dirty Habit, San Francisco
  • 2 Linje Tio Negroni
    Linje Tio Negroni A classic Negroni, elevated ever-so-slightly by a spritz of lemon oil from Linje Tio in Stockholm, Sweden. Photo: courtesy Linje Tio, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 3 June Negroni
    June Negroni A splash of fresh orange juice and a hint of turmeric add an exotic edge to this Negroni-inspired cocktail. Photo: courtesy of Radar PDX
  • 4 Malena Negroni
    Malena Negroni Rye whiskey and Campari lend boldness, while port softens and orange bitters brighten this sultry sipper. Photo: courtesy of Employees Only
  • 5 Negroni Donata
    Negroni Donata This light, bright variation on the classic Negroni swaps sherry for the traditional sweet vermouth. Photo: courtesy of Highball Lounge, Boston
  • 6 Summer Negroni
    Summer Negroni Lemon juice and a tad less vermouth and Campari lighten the classic Negroni recipe in this summery twist from Madam Geneva bartender Brett Hughes. Photo: courtesy Madam Geneva
  • 7 Blessed Thistle
    Blessed Thistle Two lesser-known Italian amari meld with Campari, bitters and London dry gin in this assertively bittersweet cocktail. Photo: courtesy of A16 Rockridge
  • 8 Negroni Riposato
    Negroni Riposato Swapping an aged gin for the more classic London dry makes for a sultry spin on the Negroni. Photo: courtesy of Death & Taxes