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Interpreting Wine Podcast

Feb 23, 2023

I’m Lawrence Francis, Host of Interpreting Wine, welcoming you to the McLaren Vale Winemaker Special Series. Across these 3 episodes recorded in Feb 2023 we’ll be exploring the modern McLaren Vale scene in the company of 3 producers: Battle of Bosworth Wines, Mitolo Wines and Oliver’s Tarranga. Reflecting the up-to-date realities of winemaking in the region. Guests chosen to reflect a range of locations, production scales and philosophies. Undoubtedly the most up-to-date exploration of McLaren Vale available anywhere in podcast format. Subscribe to be alerted when new series episodes go live.

We kick things off today in the company of Joch Bosworth of Battle of Bosworth Wines 

(00:00:08) Episode intro

(00:01:10) Joch Bosworth Origin Story

McLaren Vale Culture Deep Dive and Wider Community

Regional Visual Tour and Geology

Grape Growing

Range of Wines and Winemaking Style

Export Markets

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Intro and outro music
The New Investors

GUEST CONTACT: Joch Bosworth, Battle of Bosworth Wines

Date recorded: 16 Feb 2023

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McLaren Vale Winemaker series direct links Joch Bosworth, Battle of Bosworth Wines Luke Mallaby, Mitolo Wines Corrina Wright, Oliver's Taranga Vineyards