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SS Demosthenes Dinner Menu Card - 13 February 1927

Menu Items, SS Demosthenes, Aberdeen Line 1927

Vintage Dinner Menu Card from 13 February 1927 on board the SS Demosthenes of the Aberdeen Line featured Fried Sole, Tomato Sauce, Roast Sirloin of Beef & Horseradish, and Plum Tart & Cream for dessert. The reverse side contained a daily progress report of distance traveled and weather conditions.

The Aberdeen Line SS "Demosthenes" 11,250 Tons sailed between England, South Africa and Australia. Managing Agents were Geo. Thopson & Co., Ltd. 7 Biliter Square, London E.C.3.

Daily Progress Report for the Week Ending February 12th, 1926 [sic]

Menu Cover of SS Demosthenes Dinner Menu 1927

Dinner Menu

Aberdeen Line

SS Demosthenes

Sunday, 13 February 1927

Menu Items

Sunday, February 13th, 1927

  • Hor d'Oeuvres, Various
  • Clear Turtle
  • Potage à la Reine
  • Fried Sole, Tomato Sauce
  • Jugged Hare, Red Currant Jelly
  • American Sweet Corn
  • Roast Sirloin of Beef & Horseradish
  • Braised York Ham & Spinach
  • Roast Turkey & Stuffing
  • Potatoes : Baked & Broiled
  • Cabbage
  • Sweets
  • Plum Pudding, Brandy Sauce
  • Plum Tart & Cream
  • (Savoury) Devilled Almonds
  • Cheese: Gorgonzola & Cheddar
  • Desert
  • Coffee

SS Demosthenes Dinner Menu Card - 13 February 1927

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