Region 'Medoc and Graves' - Year 1969
|drink now||Bordeaux did not match the quality achieved in other parts of France|
An unexceptional winter was followed by bad spring weather. June continued cold, but July and August saw a rise in temperatures and reasonable amounts of sunshine. Rain fell throughout the first fortnight of September, but warm, sunny weather afterwards continued until the harvest – of a very small crop – in early October.
The reds proved to be a great disappointment, dry, short and acid.
No producers are worth mentioning