“ An exclusive experience that gives you the chance to discover the secrets of the ancient tradition of balsamic vinegar production ”
From: €42.00
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Duration: 1 Hour
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Here is what's in store for you

La Vecchia Dispensa, a producer of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena located in the heart of the ancient village of Castelvetro di Modena is ready to welcome you for this experience.

The tour takes place inside the historic Acetaia Storica, located inside the medieval Torre delle Prigioni. Here you can admire the oldest barrels and learn about the ancient tradition of Balsamic Vinegar production. This tour focuses mainly on the older products, but you will still have the opportunity to learn about modern production methods as well.

The tour ends with a guided tasting of the most exclusive Balsamics from "La Vecchia Dispensa": 10 - 20 -40 - 60 years of aging and finally the precious Balsamic Vinegar Centenario Riserva La Vecchia Dispensa (100 years). This is a limited production, as only 50 numbered bottles of this product are produced per year.

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Booking Policy & Details

Min. 2 - Max. 8 people

The tour is not recommended for people who suffer from claustrophobia and/or reduced mobility.
In the summertime, it is recommended to opt for morning slots, as the temperatures inside the Acetaia can be particularly high.

How much does it cost?

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  • Tour of the acetaia
  • Tasting of 5 exclusive Balsamics: 10 - 20 -40 -60 and 100 years of aging
  • Two samples of local specialties matched with balsamic vinegar (Sweet or savory depending on availability, such as Parmesan cheese or chocolate)
  • Water

Should I book online?

Booking online in advance is required!

How can I book online?

You can do it in less than a minute! Click on the 'Check Availability' button, choose the date and time among those available and fill in the rest of the requested information.

How do I check availability?

Click on the 'Check Availability' button! You'll find an interactive calendar with dates and times!

How many languages are available?

The languages available for this amazing experience are: English, Español, Italiano, Русский. You can choose one of these languages during the booking process.

How long is the experience?

About 1 Hour

May I cancel the booking for free?

You can cancel for free until 1 Day Prior

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