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BRITISH MASTER TIM ATKIN AWARDS KWV WINES WITH A SENSATIONAL CLEAN-SWEEP

06 September 2019

South Africa, Paarl, September 2019; KWV has achieved an astounding result having emerged among this year's best producers overall in an authoritative report on South African wine just released by British Master of Wine Tim Atkin. A sensational 20 of the Paarl-based producer's wines received a score of 90+, with half of them being from the top-tier KWV The Mentors range.

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KWV BRANDY TAKES HOME TROPHY FROM OLD MUTUAL SPIRITS SHOW

12 August 2019

KWV Brandy is proud to announce that it cinched another award in a major spirits competition. In its latest illustrious performance, South Africa’s famous brandy producer won the Trophy for the Best Pot-Distilled Brandy at the inaugural Old Mutual Trophy Spirits Show. This achievement follows waves of celebrations at this distiller, who also just secured the Trophy for Producer of the Year, as well as Trophy for Best Brandy at the International Spirits Challenge in London in July.

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KWV BRANDY SCOOPS TROPHIES FOR THE WORLD'S LEADING BRANDY AND COGNAC PRODUCER AND BEST BRANDY IN THE WORLD.

15 July 2019

London, July 11th – For an incredible fourth year running, KWV has been awarded the Producer of the Year Trophy in the Brandy and Cognac category at the International Spirit Challenge (ISC). This major announcement was made in addition to KWV receiving the Trophy for the Best Brandy in the World for its KWV 20 at the same competition. KWV’s Master Distiller, Pieter de Bod, was at the prestigious awards ceremony at Plaisterers’ Hall in London, where he received these awards in the presence of the world’s leading drinks producers.

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KWV BRANDY AWARDED HISTORIC FOUR DOUBLE GOLD MEDALS AT INTERNATIONAL SPIRITS CHALLENGE 2019

02 July 2019

KWV Brandy made history when it claimed no less than four Double Gold medals in the esteemed International Spirits Challenge (ISC) 2019, in an announcement made last night. An award from this global competition is regarded as one of the most sought after forms of recognition from the competitive spirits industry. KWV Brandy stood shoulder to shoulder with world-famous spirits in a category which included pisco, calvados, grappa, brandies, Armagnac and Cognac. For the first time in the history of the competition, nine Double Golds were awarded in this category for brands that showed exceptional success in the blind tasting assessment. In a showcase of immaculate craftsmanship, KWV Brandy claimed no less than four of these prestigious awards for its KWV 10, KWV 20, KWV Heritage XO Cognac

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