Nineteen crimes turned convicts into colonists. Upon conviction British rogues guilty of a least one of the 19 crimes were sentenced to live in Australia, rather than death. 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 built.
An elegant expression of premium Rioja vines made from Tempranillo, Graciano and Mazuelo. Aged for four years, Reserva perfectly balances a fruity palate with hints of clove, pepper, vanilla and coconut.
The nose is light, dark red cherry fruit infused with bramble, dried herbs, earthy and nutty notes and hints of cedar. A classic Montepulciano, full of sweet juicy berries, warm spices and a hint of black pepper.
Crimson rose with purple nuances. The nose is seductive with notes of raspberry, cherries and a whiff of herbs and spices. Hints of farm yard and richness over gentle, peppery fruits. Hints of toffee and licorice. Medium body and very smooth. Light tannins. The palate is fresh, elegant and round with a spicy, medium to long finish.
The nose is awash with earthy notes, warm curry spices, cherry liqueur and juicy plum. The medium-full bodied wine is filled with vibrant flavours of fresh red fruits and vanilla, complemented by fine and ripe tannins that run the length of the palate.