Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Modena is obtained exclusively from the cooked must of native Modena grapes (Ancellotta, Berzemino, Lambrusco, Occhio di Gatta, Sauvignon, Trebbiano, Sgavetta, as well as other DOC and DOCG), without any other substance. Its birth takes place during a slow evolution, between 12 and 25 years, inside barrels of different sizes arranged in descending order.
The following recipe will allow you to discover how to incorporate the traditional balsamic vinegar of Modena DOP inside a delicious cocktail.
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When was the last time you had dinner in an Italian restaurant in Canada and you thought you were dining in Italy? That’s exactly how “Ospitalità Italiana Certified”restaurants want you to feel when you visit their fine dining establishments.
Ospitalità Italiana is an official certification from Unioncamere, Italy’s federation of local Chambers of Commerce and Industry, that tells you that the food you are enjoying is unquestionably Italian: products are authentic, ingredients genuine and recipes true to the thousand year history of Italian cuisine.
Canada is home to some leading Italian Chefs. Passionate and innovative, many have refined their skills and advanced their knowledge directly in Italy. In addition, Montréal boasts a fabulous cooking school ITHQ where young aspiring chefs learn Italian technic and Italian traditional recipes from the masters.
So the next time you make reservations for an Italian dinner in a Montreal restaurant, ask if they’ve received the Ospitalità Italiana seal of approval. You will enjoy the true Italian taste.