"Aceto Balsamico di Modena" has for a long time represented the culture and history of Modena and its worldwide reputation is undeniable. The product is closely linked to the knowledge, traditions and skills of the local people, who have created an exclusive and distinctive local product.
"Aceto Balsamico di Modena" has become part of the social and economic fabric of the area and is the source of income for many operators and an integral part of the local culinary tradition, as an essential ingredient in many regional recipes.
Dedicated festivals and events stemming from time-honoured traditions have taken place for many years, and are attended by local producers who meet and compare their produce, thereby perpetuating local customs. As a specific and special product, "Aceto Balsamico di Modena" has built its reputation and appreciation over the years to achieve worldwide acclaim, and consumers mentally associate the product "experience" with the image of quality cuisine in the two provinces of Emilia-Romagna.