Suitable for important cheeses, savory and spicy, for salads of berries, strawberries or cherries, for pastry creams and ice cream, for panettone or strudel, but mostly it is a real elixir to be sipped from a spoon or glass after a meal.
The Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Reggio Emilia is the name of a traditional high quality product and protected by the mark of Protected Designation of Origin, obtained by fermentation and aging of cooked grape must coming exclusively from the province of Reggio Emilia. The production - allowed only within the province of Reggio Emilia - is regulated by a strict disciplinary and restrictive.
Balsamic vinegar is the protagonist of the best tables of the world since 1046, year of the first document that mentions special vinegar and "most perfect"; its origins are unknown and mysterious unlike his taste that many recognize as intoxicating and excellent.
His secret was preserved and handed down for centuries by those who have produced it with that passion and dedication that only true lovers have.
The Acetaia DiScandiano® Srl was founded over ten years from the cartel of a small group of families who have always shared this passion and have decided to combine their barrels and their contents under one "roof".
The balsamic Acetaia DiScandiano are free of additives, dyes and preservativesand they are produced only with wine vinegar and cooked must, according to the best tradition Acetaia DiScandiano continues to maintain and pass down.
The vinegar has been designed and structured to manage the vinegar with the traditional method: with the canonical oak casks selected and the use of steel shelving to obtain a hygienic environment and to facilitate the daily monitoring of the efficiency status of the related containers.
The product is aged in barrels of different sizes and of different quality woods (cherry, mulberry, juniper, oak, chestnut) for a minimum of 12 years; here the cooked must undergoes a first alcoholic fermentation followed by acetic oxidation which the characteristics of the product. A true elixir.