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Devastating Hailstorms Strike Bordeaux

Suzanne Mustacich, James Molesworth
Issue: August 31, 2018


On May 26, growers in Bordeaux watched helplessly as hail pummeled 13,590 acres, with 7,413 acres suffering more than 80 percent damage. The Entre-Deux-Mers and Pessac-Léognan regions also suffered damage. And Bordeaux wasn't the only region hit. Wine Spectator's Suzanne Mustacich and James Molesworth report.


For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 17, 2018.

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