Villa Manodori Dark Cherry Balsamic



Made using Trebbiano grape must and red wine vinegar

Aged 9 years in Vignola cherry wood

Perfectly balanced with a rich, sweet and tart balsamico flavor and a thick, syrupy consistentcy

Perfect accompaniment to glaze game, pork or duck. Its sweetness complements desserts

Available in: 250 ML

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This artisan balsamic vinegar is made in limited quantity from Trebbiano grapes must and is aged in cherry wood barrels for nine years. Chef massimo Bottura follows the same traditional methods of production and careful aging that have been used for centuries by Modenese families.

The name Villa Manodori harks back to a 16th century estate located in Modena's countryside. Great feasts of
local game were often the custom at the Estensi Estate. Their renowned aceto balsamico was served as a digestive at the end of each meal. Chef Bottura takes great pride in Modenese culinary traditions and products. He has been commited over the past twelve years to restoring the Villa Manodori Acetaia to its noble past.


Villa Manodori is a collection in which Chef Massimo Bottura has applied his creative skills to the production of extra virgin olive oil, Essenziale, a collection of oils made from 100% natural plant oils combined with extra virgin olive oil, and an assortment of authentically-crafted balsamic vinegars. Made in the artisanal style and produced in limited quantities, these versatile condiments are enjoyed throughout the world.


In 2016, Chef Bottura's restaurant, Osteria Fracescana was named the number one restaurant at The World's 50 Best Restaurant Awards in New York CIty. Located in Modena, Italy, it is the first time ever that an Italian Restaurant has achieved this standing.