Featured Menu Item: Rice

To serve so many meals a day on a steamship naturally requires an immense number of dishes. These vintage menus featured Rice 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.

 

1905-07-24 SS Moltke Luncheon Menu

Cover, SS Moltke Luncheon Bill of Fare - 24 July 1905

Date: 24 July 1905

Steamship Line: Hamburg America Line

Featured Entrée: Salmy of Ducklings With Olives

Featured Dessert: Lemon Cream Tartlets

Menu Item Spotlight: Kidney Soup with Rice

1914-09-08 RMS Laconia Dinner Menu Card

Menu Card - Dinner Bill of Fare RMS Laconia 8 September 1914

Date: Tuesday, 8 September 1914

Steamship Line: Cunard Line

Featured Entrée: Lamb's Quarters

Featured Dessert: French Ice Cream

Includes: Notable Passengers who survived the Titanic and Lusitania

Menu Item Spotlight: Rice

1925-06-27 SS Bremen Daily Menu Card

SS Bremen Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 27 June 1925

Date: 27 June 1925

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd

Featured Entrée: Boeuf à la Mode

Featured Dessert: Berlin Doughnuts

Menu Item Spotlight: Tomato Soup with Rice

1925-07-02 SS Bremen Daily Menu Card

SS Bremen Breakfast Bill of Fare Card 2 July 1925

Date: 2 July 1925

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd

Featured Entrée: Chicken Poulette

Featured Dessert: Pineapple Ice Cream

Includes: Music Concert Program

Menu Item Spotlight: Chicken Poulette, Rice with Asparagus

 

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