I visited Archives New Zealand looking for some old plans of a courthouse I am refurbishing, when I saw this item in a display case in the foyer…

Advice with pleasure; recipes how to make highly excellent and digestible Wines, from New Wine Yeast, rich in alcohol

From the language and typesetting I’d guess mid-fifties. The weather must have been better then, cos I can’t see anyone growing grapes in Taihape nowadays


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