An excellent estate wine that will greatly reward those who are patient enough to wait several years before drinking it.
A dark cherry colour with violet on the rim, the nose exhibits aromas of black fruit, with floral, spicy, balsamic and lactic notes. Compact, balanced and intense on the palate, it reveals fruit, toasty and smoky notes.
Malolactic fermentation in barrel. Aged in new French oak barrels.
What does this wine taste like?
|Picota cherry red / Garnet rim|
|Aromatic herbs / Mint / Dark chocolate / Balsamic notes|
|Sophisticated / Refined / Complete / Flavoursome / Balanced / Elegant|
Drinking and storing
Pollo in terracotta
Ratings and awards
|2007||95 PK||92 PN|
Maybe better with som years more in the cellar?
I had high expectations but was disappointed. 2 hours decant and it tasted ok, but was expecting more.
À décanter absolument
Sur le Millesime 2016 encore un peu jeune à ouvrir environ 4h à l avance
Bodega Los Astrales
Despite being a relative newcomer (2000), Los Astrales is a winery with an exceptional amount of experience, accrued by a family who have been cultivating vines for three generations, the Romera de la Cruz family, and by a technical adviser of the likes of Eduardo García (Eduardo is the son of Mariano García, creator of Bodegas Mauro, Maurodos and Aalto). Located in the district of Anguix, in the province of Burgos, Los Astrales has a small primary area of vineyards amounting...