Brief History of Balsamic Vinegar

October 19, 2009
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Balsamic Vinegar derives it’s name from Balsam or Balm.  Balsamic Vinegar has been treasured for it’s curative properties for hundreds of years.  Prior to the commercial success of Balsamic Vinegar this syrupy sweet condiment was relatively unknown outside of the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy.  Since the 18th century the term “balsamico” refers to that regions […]

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