Balsamic sweet and sour dipping sauce / glaze

A sweet and sour sauce for bread dipping, or a glaze for meat, a tangy garnish for strawberries and ice cream.

Pour a little into a shallow dish, and a little extra virgin olive oil into another. Cut some sourdough bread or Italian breads into pieces and dip in the combination.


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  1. Mix 100g of balsamic vinegar and 50g sugar in a saucepan and bring to the boil.
  2. Boil syrup in until reduced to about 65°Bx, about 72% of the mass, then cool.

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