Istria is a very important wine region of Croatia. It's got more than many renown winemakers and some of them are well-admired names such as Meneghetti, Roxanich, Clai or Kozlović.
Malvazija Istarska it's the grape variety that best represents Istria and it's climate. It's spread over Istria and Kvarner (including the islands of Krk, Cres, Rab, and Pag).
What to expect:
Small, colorful grapes that give fresh, lively yet full-bodied white wines great for warm summer days. Wines made of Istarska Malvazija can be produced in many different ways, so be ready to be surprised by the difference in color and taste between different winemakers and their styles. Some can age well.
Pair it with fish and shellfish, poultry or pasta
Best served at 7-10C