19 Crimes Sauvignon Block

2,895 KShs

Lifted aromas, of: passionfruit, grapefruit, gooseberry, and guava. Light-bodied, with: a fresh, crisp finish. A criminally easy wine to enjoy in many ways.

Country: Australia
Region: South Eastern Australia 
ABV: 13% 
Suggested Food Pairings: The finish is pure and clean, making it a great wine to serve as an aperitif or to cleanse the palate alongside creamy cheeses, roast chicken, or hearty pasta dishes. It’s also a natural match, for anything from: the sea, including fresh oysters, grilled fish, and shrimp.

Product Description

 19 Crimes turned criminals into colonists. Upon conviction, British rogues, guilty of at least one of the 19 Crimes, were sentenced to live in Australia, rather than death. 

This punishment by ‘transportation’ began in 1788, and many of the lawless died at sea. For the rough-hewn prisoners who made it to shore, a new world awaited. As pioneers in a frontier penal colony, they forged a new country and new lives, brick by brick.

This wine is borne of the rules they broke and the culture they built. And like our legendary rogues, it’s a taste that’ll live forever in infamy.