Reference numberCLP/10iii/2
TitlePaper, 'Some observations concerning the ordering of wines' by Christopher Merrett
DescriptionMerrett provides details about preserving, fining and correcting colour, and the smell and taste of different wines. His paper concentrates on Spanish, Rhenish, and German wine and how to make them less sour and more clear (fine).

Subject: Agriculture

Read to the Royal Society on 17 December 1662.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
NotesTranscript available
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/2i/14
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8074Merrett; Christopher (? 1614 - 1695); physician and writer on natural philosophy? 1614 - 1695
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