Acetum – Aceto Balsamico di Modena – Gold Label, 3 Leaves

October 18, 2009
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  Name – Acetum – Aceto Balsamico di Modena – Gold Label, 3 Leaf First Taste Thought – Balanced This is a Gold Label, 3 Leaf Balsamic Vinegar.  This is a wonderful fruity Balsamic Vinegar that is full of flavor but not overpowering.  It was a nice, joyful explosion of flavors in my mouth.  This […]

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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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Balsamic Vinegar of Modena Rating System

October 16, 2009
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Balsamic Vinegar of Modena There are four quality levels of Balsamic Vinegar of Modena.  This rating is for commercial Balsamic Vinegar, not Balsamic Vinegar made the traditional way. Commercial Balsamic Vinegars are made by blending traditional Balsamic with simple red wine vinegar and sometimes caramel coloring.  Basically, the higher the ratio of traditional Balsamic to […]

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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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