Áster Finca El Otero originated from the only estate that La Rioja Alta found under plantation in Anguix (Burgos), when it acquired Bodegas Áster in the Ribera del Duero. These are vineyards of Tinta Fina, planted in 1961, which reflect perfectly the characteristics of this unique and distinguished terroir. As regards the wine, it was the first Áster to undergo malolactic fermentation in barrel.
Aged in new French oak barrels for 14 months.
What does this wine taste like?
|Picota cherry red / Violet rim / Bright / Deeply-coloured
|Fruity / Mineral notes / Toasty notes / Hardwoods
|Enveloping / Balanced / Silky / Ageing notes / Well-integrated wood / Fruit notes
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This is the La Rioja Alta wineries’ enterprise in the Ribera del Duero. Bearing the name of a harvest flower, Áster is an undertaking that looks to modernity and an avant-garde style for producing wines with characteristics typical of the area but with their own particular touch of elegance. Bodegas Áster belongs to the La Rioja Alta Group, which also includes the Rioja wineries, La Rioja Alta and Torre de Oña, and Lagar de Fornelos, in the Rías...