Platter's Wines by Pitchblack Branding (Pty) Ltd (Universal)
Released: Jan 2, 2013
Version: 5.9
Size: 12 MB
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Platter's Wines

Pitchblack Branding (Pty) Ltd
Platter's South African Wine Guide 2013
Navigate over 7000 wines from South Africa with the Platter's South African Wine Guide 2013
Platter's Wines of South Africa 2013 tasting notes, ratings, producer information and map. The 2013 edition is here and includes the 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Platter's tasting notes and ratings.

Taking on board your comments and suggestions, we've given our app an extensive overhaul, and believe the result is a much friendlier, more functional and stable version. A search tool has been added, listings simplified, map integration enhanced and the latest data (2013) incorporated, so now it’s easier than ever to use the Platter’s app for navigating any South African wine moment.

Shopping for wine or ordering in a restaurant?

•Use the powerful new search function to quickly find ratings and descriptions for over 7,000 South African wines available in 2013
•Tap the Wine Styles button to browse the wines made from your favourite grape variety, or in your preferred wine style, such as sauvignon blanc, rosé, pinot noir and bubbly
•In the mood for something exotic? Browse the listings for lesser-known grape varieties and wine styles like malbec, roussanne, pinot grigio and straw wine

Found the wine you’re looking for?
•Check our tasters’ rating, then have your say by using Rate-It! to record your own score
•Check back though editions 2009-2012 to see descriptions and ratings of previous vintages
•Reckon a wine is especially good (or bad) value? Use Rate-It! to give it your own value grading
•Keep track of all the great wines you've discovered by creating a list of personal favourites
•Registration ensures your favourites and ratings are saved and managed across devices

Travelling in wine country?
•Tap the Regions button to locate all the cellars in the area you’re visiting
•Easily find descriptions and information about more than 850 wine producers
•Wind your way effortlessly right to the cellar door using the GPS-enabled map feature

Planning a wine tasting?
•Let Platter’s app show you lists of all wines of a particular style or grape variety, or from a particular area
•Tap to display more detailed information about producers and wines
•Save the wines you want in your tasting to Favourites for easy reference

What's New in this Version. This app only supports IOS 6 and up.

What the media say about Platter’s Guide

"Fantastically comprehensive" - Michael Broadbent

"Keeps on growing in stature" - Wineland

"This truly is the definitive guide to local brands, wine farms and producers" - City Press iMagazine

"Comprehensive and indispensible reference tool" - Saturday Weekend Argus

"Everything you need to know about local wines" - People

"The definitive guide to South African wines and wineries" - South African Garden & Home

"Wine guide for every wine lover" - Supermarket & Retailer

"The bible of the industry" - Mercury Business Report

What's new in version 5.9
Bug fix when adding a rating.
Our verdict: Good
  • + Platter's Wines is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + The app is currently free, instead of its regular price of $9.99.
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