KWV was founded in 1918 as a cooperative of wine farmers in the Western Cape - one of the country’s top wine producing regions. KWV is one of the leading wine and spirits producers in South Africa. The company sources wines and grapes from the best and most sought viticulture regions in South Africa. Over the years KWV has been awarded numerous accolades, amongst others: - Best Producer at the Veritas Awards for two years running (2011 & 2012), making history for the most gold and double gold awards achieved by a single producer. - 15 prizes of “Decanter World Wine Awards 2010” - 3 trophies and 6 gold medals of “Decanter World Wine Awards 2013” - 14 prizes of “Michelangelo International Wine Awards”