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Definition of "balsamic vinegar" []

  • An aromatic vinegar of Modena, Italy, made from white Trebbiano grape juice that is heated and aged in wooden barrels for several years. (noun)
  • Any of various similar vinegars. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "balsamic vinegar" in a sentence
  • "Ill buy everything preparedsteak, brussels sprouts, grated parmesan cheesefrom a healthy natural foods market like Trader Joes, Whole Foods, or Erewhon; then at home Ill cut up the steak and mix it with lettuce, the cheese, brussels sprouts, and a light dressing of balsamic vinegar and olive oil."
  • "Cold-pressed gourmet oil, such as extra virgin olive, walnut, or pumpkin seed oils, lemon, and just a touch of balsamic vinegar"