The Banished 2016

19 Crimes

The Banished
2016

$18.75

* Suggested retail price
Product code
13370035
Format
12x750ml
Listing type
SAQ Specialty by lot
Status
Store Only
Country
Australia
Regulated designation
Table wine
Region
South Australia
Subregion
Barossa, Barossa Valley
Varietal(s)
Shiraz 70 %
Cabernet Sauvignon 15 %
Grenache 15 %
Color
Red
Sugar
Semi-dry
Closure type
Screw Cap
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About this winery

Nineteen crimes turned criminals into colonists. Upon conviction British rogues guilty of a least one of the 19 crimes were sentenced to live in Australia, rather than death. This punishment by "transportation" began in 1783 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 celebrates the rules they broke and the culture they...

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