Strong Flavors

FINI Balsamic Vinegar – 3 Leaves

June 1, 2011

Name – FINI Modena – Balsamic Vinegar of Modena First Taste Thought – Full of Flavor I have to thank my friends Jonathan & Crystal for introducing me to this outstanding balsamic vinegar.  This is a very bold balsamic that is a great choice if you need a versatile all around balsamic vinegar and only […]

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Trader Giottos (Trader Joe’s) – Balsamic Vinegar of Modena

November 6, 2009
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  Name – Trader Giottos (Trader Joe’s) – Balsamic Vinegar of Modena First Taste Thought – Vinegar This is a very tangy everyday balsamic vinegar.  The vinegar flavor is very pronounced.  This would be a good balsamic for making salad dressings and reductions.  I would not recommend it for drizzling directly on food as the […]

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Colavita – Balsamic Vinegar – Sweet Vinegar of Modena

October 18, 2009
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  Name – Colavita Aged Balsamic Vinegar – Sweet Vinegar of Modena First Taste Thought – Vinegar Colavita uses their own rating system.  This Balsamic Vinegar has been rated a “6 star” by Colavita.  I would equate the flavor and consistency to a “red label, 1 leaf” Balsamic Vinegar.  The vinegar flavor and sourness is […]

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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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