Interview with a local business: Inkwell Wines

Nick van Vliet presents a series of interviews with local businesses in the Willunga, McLaren Vale, Mount Compass & surrounding areas.

Nick visits Inkwell Wines and meets Co-owner Dudley Brown. Inkwell releases single vineyard wines which express the “fingerprint of place” from its iconic Mclaren Vale vineyard winery.


Business Name: Inkwell Wines

 Inkwell wines – to be enjoyed with life

How did you come up with the name Inkwell?

Inkwell is the name of a beach in Martha’s Vineyard off of Cape Cod that is very famous.

What is your elevator statement?

Come and stay at the Hotel California Road and taste wines at Inkwell.

What are some of the hidden gems you like to share with interstate visitors and tourists when they stop in?

There are so many cellar doors, so many amazing restaurants to visit and see.

Why did you choose McLaren Vale to set up the business?

I toured around 15 regions in Australia and McLaren Vale just stood out as the best place to be.


Next time you are in McLaren Vale be sure to visit Dudley at Inkwell Wines.

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