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Acetaia Malpighi

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Acetaia Malpighi has produced Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena DOP since 1850. We organize FREE tours at our factory with tasting of different type of balsamic vinegar in different languages for groups and individual. Into our show room in...more
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Strada Vignolese 1487, 41126, Modena, Italy
+39 059 467725
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My father and I had read about the Acetaia Malpighi on the internet when searching for places to taste balsamic vinegar. We happened upon it when walking through Piazza Roma and decided to look in the window. There was a girl inside who offered a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

With our tour group, my wife and I visited Acetaia Malpighi. Here's what I wrote in my journal: "We went first to a balsamic vinegar maker out of Modena, Acetaia Malpighi. A woman gave us an interesting talk about how they make the wine vinegar....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

Visited with my wife and our 2 young children. We all really enjoyed the knowledgeable tour given by Monica (well, maybe not the 1 year old) and highly recommend it to anyone in the area with a car. The tastings were great (we tried MANY...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, we did not have time to visit Acetaia Malpighi, but luckily we found a small boutique shop on Piazza Roma. The young hostess was so charming and knowledgeable and we were the only customers. She explained us the vinegar production process, which was completely...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

This is the real deal....the only ingredient is grape juice (red and white). It takes years to get the right taste...or you can get the one in the supper market with added sugar and wine. I learned a lot and tasted the various products. I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Charles W
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Although I use balsamic vinegar I never realised there could be so much involved in its production. At Acetaia Malpighi we are talking about the very highest quality balsamic, and the process, as presented by Monica, is fascinating and very well put across. It was...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Modena is the home of balsamic vinegar and the Malpighi family are the best of the best. They have barrels going back to 1730 and some of the vinegars are 40 years old. We tried many types and blends and we saw the whole process....More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

The Lady was outstanding with her knowledge of the grapes and process of making the Balsamic Vinegars. The tasting was extremely well done with a lot of care and respect to the generations of knowledge. I recommend this place as an extremely good place to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MarcelSydney
AcetaiaMalpighi, ufficio stampa at Acetaia Malpighi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Good morning, thanks for your review. Our vinegar is the fruit of so much patience and passion to our land and we are glad to have all these feelings!

Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had a personal tour in English that lasted 45 minutes and then we tasted numerous vinegars they produce. The tour is very informative on how balsamic wine and other products are produced and sold.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank rlv39
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Maybe this started out as a factory tour, but it has devolved into a showroom tasting and sales place. Even though I asked questions, I still have no idea how the vinegar is actually aged and how the process occurs. Don't get me wrong--the "guide"...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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