2011 Aster Crianza

La Rioja Alta Ribera Del Duero, Ribera del Duero, Spain

Tempranillo, Cork, Drinking 2017-2025

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Bottle 75cl

Single bottle£17.64

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The 2011 Crianza from Áster has a clean nose of ripe black fruit without excess, quite restrained for such a warm vintage. It has some lactic notes, nicely integrated oak, and a pinch of spices and smoke, classic Ribera. The palate is lush and round, with fine tannins and very good balance. A triumph over the conditions of the year. 150,000 bottles produced.

Aster belongs to La Rioja Alta. I've seen a remarkable increase in the quality of the wines here in the last two or three years. Less oak and better balance. Well done!
Score: 90 Points
Luis Gutierrez, Wine Advocate

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Ribera del Duero, Spain

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