SS Constitution Large Format Luncheon Menu - 12 February 1954

Photograph of the Alhambra in Granada on the Front Cover of a Vintage Large Format Luncheon Menu from 12 February 1954 on board the SS Constitution of the American Export Lines

Photograph of the Alhambra in Granada on the Front Cover of a Vintage Large Format Luncheon Menu from 12 February 1954 on board the SS Constitution of the American Export Lines featured Boiled Brisket of Beef, Fresh Vegetables — Horseradish Sauce; Chicken Chow Mein, Fried Noodles and Steamed Rice; and Apricot Pie for dessert. GGA Image ID # 1719b63047

Menu Items

APPETIZERS        

  • Chilled Pineapple or V-8 Cocktail Juice       
  • Matjes Herring, Onion Rings
  • Pickled White Onions  
  • Cannes Sardines         
  • Perch in Escabeche
  • Iced Red Radishes and Scallions     
  • Cornets of Prague Ham

SOUPS        

  • Manhattan Clam Chowder     
  • Consomme Pate d'ltaly
  • Jellied Madrilène

FISH  

  • Poached Filet of Dover Sole, Breval
  • Fried Smelts, Tartar Sauce

EGGS

  • Scrambled with Smoked Salmon      
  • Shirred Eggs, Bercy

ENTREES    

  • Macaroni with Tomato Sauce
  • Boiled Brisket of Beef, Fresh Vegetables — Horseradish Sauce
  • Chicken Chow Mein, Fried Noodles and Steamed Rice

GRILL (15 Minute«)

  • Point Tenderloin of Beef, Niçoise

VEGETABLES       

  • Buttered French Cut String Beans    
  • Zucchini a la Provençale
  • Steamed Rice

POTATOES 

  • Chantilly  
  • Sauté

COLD BUFFET      

  • Roast Sirloin of Beef, Cole Slaw       
  • Loin of Veal, Potato Salad
  • Headcheese, Garni     
  • Pastrami, Dill Pickle

SALADS: Cole Slaw, Mixed Green

DRESSINGS: Andalouse, French, Garlic, Roquefort

DESSERTS 

  • Vanilla Custard Pudding, Strawberry Sauce
  • Apricot Pie
  • Pound Cake      
  • Fruit Cake
  • Assorted Fruit Compote         
  • Strawberry Ice Cream

CHEESE: Tray of Assorted Cheese, Crackers, Pumpernickel

BEVERAGES: Fresh Milk, Coffee, Tea

Menu Items, Large Format Luncheon Menu on the SS Constitution of the American Export Lines, Friday, 12 February 1954.

Menu Items, Large Format Luncheon Menu on the SS Constitution of the American Export Lines, Friday, 12 February 1954. GGA Image ID # 171a300a41

Title Page, Large Format Luncheon Menu on the SS Constitution of the American Export Lines, Friday, 12 February 1954.

Title Page, Large Format Luncheon Menu on the SS Constitution of the American Export Lines, Friday, 12 February 1954. GGA Image ID # 171a5052ff

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