Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 005
we may say that in so far as we have seen we give the preference to Nos 2 and 5 of the Samples - especially No 2 which we think would make a pleasant drink in the hot weather. Not venturing to say more of the Wines at present.
Your faithful Servts
People are so cautious of [drinking?] Wine which may disagree with them that it is very difficult to introduce any Wine in this Country that is not commonly used however [good?] it may be.