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1

Which two districts of Coastal Region were repealed in May 2017?

Tygerberg
Cape Peninsula

2

When was the Co-Operative Wine Growers Association (KMV) in South Africa created?

1918

3

First Ward to gain official recognition in South Africa.

Simonsberg-Stellenbosch

4

Famous district of South Africa that use to be a Ward of Paarl.

Franschhoek

5

Name the only Ward of Cape Agulhas district.

Elim

6

Name the two Wards of Breedekloof District.

Goudini
Slanghoek

7

Name the three Wards of Paarl District.

Simonsberg-Paarl
Voor Paardeberg
Agter-Paarl

8

Name the only Ward of Eastern Cape.

St. Francis Bay

9

Which name is sometimes used in South Africa for the Palomino grape?

Fransdruif or Frans

10

Synonym of Muscat of Alexandria in South Africa.

Hanepoot

11

What is Boberg?

Term used for fortified wines from Paarl, Franschhoek, Wellington and Tulbach

12

When was Stellenbosch University officially opened and who was it's chair?

1917
A. I. Perold

13

Name the Ward of Darling district.

Groenekloof

14

When was the first vintage of Meerlust's Rubicon and what is its main grape variety?

1980
Cabernet Sauvignon

15

Which two districts of South Africa is famed for their high-quality fortified wines?

Swartland
Calitzdorp

16

Most important brandy producing area (district) of South Africa.

Worcester

17

Where is Russell Hamilton Vineyards located and which are the grapes that he specializes?

South Africa, Cape South Coast, Walker Bay, Hemel-en-Aarde Valley
Chardonnay and Pinot Noir

18

Greatest threat for vineyards in Constantia.

Baboons

19

Most important Geographical Unit of South Africa.

Western Cape

20

What current cools the coastal regions of the Western Cape in South Africa?

Benguela Current (runs north from Antarctica to cool the coastal areas)

21

Name the most planted red grape of South Africa.

Cabernet Sauvignon

22

Name the four wards of Cape Town District.

Costantia
Durbanville
Hout Bay
Philadelphia

23

Darling District has excellent conditions for which grape variety?

Sauvignon Blanc

24

Where is Kanonkop Estate located?

Stellenbosch (Coastal Region)

25

Name the Regions of the Western Cape GU.

Breede River Valley
Cape South Coast
Coastal Region
Klein Karoo
Olifants Region

26

Where is Thelema Mountain Vineyards located?

Elgin (Cape South Coast)

27

Which District of Klein Karoo Region is famous for port-style wines?

Calitzdorp

28

Where is Boekenhoutskloof located?

Franschoek

29

Name three producers from Paarl.

Glen Carlou
Fairview
Landskroon

30

When did the KWV become a private company?

1997