Dika Frankovka is a fruity and easy drinkable Croatian red wine. . Wine writer Ellen Dekkers writes in Delicious: fruity wine with cherries, berries and blackberries.
Dika Frankovka is a full-bodied and scented Frankovka. This varietal, which is known as Blaufränkisch as well, is considered to originate from Austria. At the end of the 18th century it was brought to Slavonia and it became domesticated on Slavonian hills.
Grape: Frankovka (also known as Blaufränkisch)
Taste: It is a beautiful fruity and easy drinkable red wine with aromas of berries, cherries and blackberries. A perfect balance between the acids and the pleasant tannins give this wine a stable character.
Serve with: The full-bodied character of this wine demands some food. It goes perfectly well with strong spicy meals, meat dishes, barbeque and even pizza, spicy pasta or other well-seasoned dishes.
Serving temperature: 14 - 16 degrees Celsius.
Alcohol percentage: 14,1%.
Extra information: The Croatian word ‘Dika’ means ‘Pride’ in English.