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RMS Franconia Luncheon Menu - 21 August 1938

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Vintage Luncheon Menu from 21 August 1938 on board the RMS Franconia of the Cunard Line featured Grey Mullet, Provençale, French Lamb Stew, and Gooseberry Pie for dessert.

Menu Items

Sunday, August 21, 1938

  • Tomato Juice Cocktails
  • Seville Olives
  • Smoked Brislings
  • Spiced Anchovies
  • Lamb’s Tongue, Vinaigrette
  • Eggs, Mousseline
  • Herrings in Tomato
  • Choux Fleur, Portugaise
  • Consommé Vermicelli
  • Potage Andalouse
  • Grey Mullet, Provençale
  • Fresh Herrings, Maître d’hôtel
  • (Cold) Salmon, Mayonnaise
  • Plain and Americaine Omelette
  • Macaroni au Gratin
  • French Lamb Stew
  • Corned Pork and Baked Beans
  • Buttered Leaf Spinach
  • Puree of Peas
  • Stuffed Peppers
  • Boiled, Mashed and French-Fried Potatoes

From the Grills

  • Veal Chops, Poivrade  
  • Philadelphia Squab


  • Boiled Ham
  • Roast Lamb
  • Ox Tongue
  • Luncheon Sausage     
  • Pressed Beef    
  • Leicester Brawn
  • Roast Beef


  • Lettuce, Tomato, Potato, Beetroot
  • Russian and French Dressings
  • Sago Pudding   
  • Gooseberry Pie
  • Ice Cream and Wafers



  • Gorgonzola, Roquefort, Philadelphia Cream, Cheshire, Gruyere, American, Kraft
  • Biscuits   
  • Coffee

Passengers on Special Diet are especially invited to make known their requirements to the Head Walter.

Menu Items, RMS Franconia Luncheon Menu - 21 August 1938

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