balsamic balsamic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or containing balsam

Usage(s):

  1. Think Bruschetta topped with guacamole or balsamic vinegar used to flavor taco meat.
  2. Yet, today the cool interior of Mohamed Osman Babkir's shop is packed with bottles of Spanish olive oil, balsamic vinegar and jars of preserved cherries.
  3. You'll find a wide selection of tasty treats and gourmet ingredients here, from aged balsamic vinegars to caviar and foie gras.

News

  1. Chopped Turkey Club Salad with Basil Balsamic Dressing

    With this sandwich-inspired salad, you get to enjoy a classic flavor combination, skip the bread and cut way back on the bacon. The basil-balsamic dressing is lighter than a mayonnaise-based spread.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Standard-Times

  2. Sartori SarVecchio hits one out of the ballpark

    The Sartori cheese company is well-represented in local groceries by their line of flavored Bellavitano cheeses, which can be found flavored with crusts of black pepper, espresso, merlot wine, raspberry, or balsamic vinegar.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The San Angelo Standard-Times

  3. Recipe for balsamic chicken with rosemary

    Serves 4, with leftovers 3 tablespoons chopped fresh rosemary 5 cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon salt 6 bone-in chicken breast halves (about 4 1/2 pounds total) 4 teaspoons high-quality balsamic vinegar 1. Set the oven at 400 degrees. Have on hand a large rimmed baking sheet.        
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

Quotes

  1. "What did we get from Darrell? Balsamic vinegar, white truffles and fantastic olive oils . . . and lots of beautiful ingredients from Amador County," says Alice Waters, founder of Berkeley's Chez Panisse. "Darrell opened my eyes to products...
    on Sep 8, 2008 By: Alice Waters Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. Speaking after his triumph, Firth told the Observer: "I rarely seem to come home from Italy empty-handed - wine, balsamic vinegar, wife, two children, and now a nice piece of silverware."
    on Sep 12, 2009 By: Colin Firth Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "They have this wonderful parmesan cheese," Reeves says of one dish that was quickly adapted to eating and entertaining at home. "They break it into chunks and then they drizzle it with a bit of this balsamic vinegar. They also make a salad...
    on Jun 4, 2008 By: Dianne Reeves Source: Denver Post

Word of the Day
repudiate repudiate
/ri ˈpju di ˌeɪt /