There are few facts we can’t beat. First of all, Croatian wine are rising and shining, its varieties depending on a region is just incredible. Second, there are not so many people who know how to taste wine, drink it, or pair it with a certain food. Modern times bring a simple answer on wine-lovers’ prayers. There is an app for that.
It’s called, as expected, Cro-Wine, and is available for Android smartphones and tablets, but iOS version is soon to come. It has few excellent, and extremely useful features. For example, one of the best Croatian sommeliers Klaudio Jurcic offers easy and effective pairing of Croatian wines with particular food, in case you don’t trust your waitor, or just got one who doesn’t have a clue about it. Application also gives general information on Croatian enology, sends reminders of enological events in Croatia and the world, teaches the basic rules of wine tasting and pairing, conducts polls and quizzes, and offers a handy dictionary with Croatian terms translated to Italian, German and English. There is an additional feature called “My Reviews” for users to keep a personal record of tasted wines.
So, next time when trying to choose among dozens of Croatian wines while looking at the menu with equally great cuisine, pull out your smartphone. It has all the answers you need.