1939 Vintage wine

The wines of 1939, a much better vintage in Sauternes

In Bordeaux, the climatic conditions were average. The harvest went well and with good weather. The red wines are fresh, fruity, okay overall and have aged quite well over the years. The best wines of 1939 are Château Mouton Rothschild 1939 and Haut Brion 1939. The Sauternes of 1939 are among the finest successes of this vintage. Sweet and fruity, the sweet wines are clearly to be favoredlike the Château d'Yquem 1939.

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