Taste Tests

Acetum – Aceto Balsamico di Modena – Silver Label, 2 Leaf

October 18, 2009
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  Name – Acetum – Aceto Balsamico di Modena – Silver Label, 2 Leaf First Taste Thought – Balanced This is a Silver Label, 2 Leaf Balsamic Vinegar.  The consistency of this is slightly thicker than the Red Label.  This has a stronger flavor with the vinegar still being quite pronounced.  This was very nice […]

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Acetum – Aceto Balsamico di Modena – Red Label, 1 Leaf

October 18, 2009
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  Name – Acetum – Aceto Balsamico di Modena – Red Label, 1 Leaf First Taste Thought – Tangy This is a Red Label, 1 Leaf Balsamic Vinegar.  This is a light, smooth, tangy and sour Balsamic Vinegar.  The liquid is lighter color and very thin in consistency.  The vinegar flavor is very pronounced and […]

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Lucini Gran Riserva Balsamico – Balsamic Vinegar of Modena

October 7, 2009
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  Name – Lucini Gran Riserva Balsamico – Balsamic Vinegar of Modena First Taste Thought – Yum This is a very nicely balanced Balsamic Vinegar.  The sweetness is perfect to offset the sour.  It tasted wonderful drizzled over fresh mozzarella.  I would define the overall flavor as delightfully mild.  This adds flavor without overpowering.  Very […]

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Ortalli Balsamic Vinegar Modena – “La Vedetta”

October 7, 2009
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  Name – Ortalli Balsamic Vinegar Modena – “La Vedetta” First Taste Thought – Sweet This Balsamic Vinegar is on the sweet side.  Along with the sweetness is a distinct sting on the tip of the tongue.  The flavors are more pronounced and forceful.  Use this if you want a stronger flavor that may overpower […]

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