Featured Menu Item: Dessert

To serve so many meals a day on a steamship naturally requires an immense number of dishes. These vintage menus featured Dessert as a line item. Discover other dishes served and some creative names given to some of the food items. The graphics on many of the menus are pretty extraordinary.

 

1905-05-26 SS Pretoria Dinner Menu

Front Cover, SS Pretoria Dinner Bill of Fare - 26 May 1905

Date: Friday, 26 May 1905

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Striped Bass à la Meunière

Featured Dessert: Mixed Ice Cream

Includes: Concert Program

1924-08-06 RMS Andania Dinner Menu Card

Menu Cover, Dinner Menu, Cunard Line RMS Andania - 1924

Date: 6 August 1924

Steamship Line: Cunard Line

Featured Entrée: Salmi of Duckling

Featured Dessert: Orange Ice Cream

 

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