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La Consorteria 1966

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Amazing balsamic vinegar!!

The flavors and aromas of the balsamic vinegar we tasted here will always be memorable. We received... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2019
Jessica Y
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New York City, New York
If you buy one thing, buy this.

We were pleasantly surprised with our visit. Cecilia was down to earth and very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2018
DominoVivien
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Des Plaines, Illinois
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La Consorteria 1966 is the only shop in the world dedicated entirely to Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena PDO (Protected Designation of Origin). Here you will taste a wide range of products, selected among the best producers of our territory.
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

The flavors and aromas of the balsamic vinegar we tasted here will always be memorable. We received a brief introductory lesson on the making and history of the process, and why/how various vinegars were different. The shop is adorable, and the products are wonderful for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

Thank you Jessica, we are so glad you had a good time with us! Enjoy your Traditional Balsamic Vinegar! :)

Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised with our visit. Cecilia was down to earth and very helpful and informative. I told her what I could spend and she thoroughly explained my choices. Real balsamic is amazing, yes, on gelato too! I’m looking forward to using it on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2018

Thank you thank you thank you for this review! We couldn't agree more :D Enjoy your spinach omelette with Traditional Balsamic Vinegar! Try it with pumpkin risotto too, it's amazing! Take care, Cecilia :)

Reviewed 14 November 2018

After visiting La Consorteria 1966, I now know that I had never truly tasted balsamic vinegar. Cecilia generously poured and walked us through a bunch of bottles from 12 to 50 years of age. Even if we could only try one, we would have been...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you Phil! We hope that you, your family and your friends will enjoy your bottles of Traditional Balsamic of Modena for a very long time! Take care, Cecilia :)

Reviewed 13 November 2018

Cecilia led us through an amazing tasting and lesson in the history and making of Modena balsamic vinegar. She was friendly, knowledgeable and our group of 6 people (ages 16-70) had a fantastic time. We would all highly recommend this experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you very much for these lovely words! it has been a pleasure to have you here! Cecilia :)

Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Patrizia was very knowledgeable and has sweet and sour Balsamic di Modena. Easy walk from the metro and in a great spot.

Date of experience: November 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Direttore vendite at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you Jared! It was a pleasure to have you here, spread the word about us :) Patrizia

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

The balsamico tasting with Cecillia was a pleasure for us. She explained us the difference between the „industrial“ balsamico you will find in the supermarket and the outstanding quality of a aceto balsamico „tradizionale“. Maybe you‘re as lucky as we were and get an ice...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for this lovely review! I'm happy you found the perfect Traditional Balsamic Vinegar for you! Come again to visit us! Cecilia :)

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to have Cecilia as our guide. She showed us the taste of many of the best flavors the shop has to offer and even allowed us to get ice cream from the store next door to mix with the 25y old...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you Jay for this super review! I'm happy you found the right bottle of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena! Come again! Cecilia :)

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Having seen the store on 'Somebody Feed Phil' we decided to treat ourselves to balsamico since we were in the area. First time we went in was last Tuesday and we were assisted by Pier, who was very helpful in explaining the process and having...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Direttore at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Hello Mike, I am the store manager and I would like to express my disappointment for what happened today. Both of my assistants made a mistake, and I would like to give you a bottle of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar as a gift to make amend...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We quite literally stumbled upon this place. We got the chance to sample some amazing Balsamic. The one we ended up buying was an aged 25 yr example. As we live in Australia and we will be doing some more travelling, they will ship it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Direttore vendite at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you so much Ann for your kind words. It was absolutely delightful to meet you, and I really hope to see you again someday! Talk to you on the day we scheduled the shipping of the amazing extra-old Traditional Balsamic Vinegar you got. Cheers!...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We went to this store by recommendation of the tourism Office. We felt welcome immediatly after we passed the door. Cecília is very sweet, patient, explains everything to the details, and shows a lot of love for what She does. We tasted 5 different vinagres...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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LaConsorteria1966, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Consorteria 1966, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you thank you thank you André! I'm happy you felt welcome and that I helped you finding the perfect Traditional Balsamic Vinegar! Come visit us again! Cecilia :)

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Hello! if you write us an email we will send you our PDF catalogue with all our products! We ship all over the world! :)
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Hello Linda! if you write us an email we will send you our PDF catalogue with all our products! We ship all over the world! :)
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Hello Paige, if you write us an email we will send you our PDF catalogue with all our products! We ship all over the world! :)
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