Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 538
Amontillado, very fine and very dry, at 66/. 70/.
Port: at 47/. 50/. and at 64/. 68/. This last is a particularly fine and fruity wine.
Champagne: We cannot do better than recommend to you our Ayala First Quality at 74/. 78/. which we consider the best wine that we have ever had at the price, it is of medium dryness, but not too dry.
We have thought it right to mention to you one or two different sorts of each wine, as you have not mentioned any price to us. We