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Cunard Cocktails & Liqueurs Menu - April 1929

Cocktails, Liqueurs, Cigars, Cigarettes, Playing Cards, etc. are listed in this comprehensive menu prepared for the express steamers of the Cunard Line, which was last revised on 1 April 1929.

Front Cover of a Vintage Alcoholic Beverage Menu From the Cunard Line Dated 1 April 1929.

Front Cover of a Scarce Vintage Alcoholic Beverage Menu From the Cunard Line Dated 1 April 1929. The Assortment of Liquor, Wine, and Beer Available to Passengers on Board Included Prices. GGA Image ID # 15658e95b8.

 

Menu Items

Panel 2 of a Vintage Alcoholic Beverage Menu From the Cunard Line Dated 1 April 1929.

Panel 2 of a Vintage Alcoholic Beverage Menu From the Cunard Line Dated 1 April 1929. Listed With Prices in GBP and USD Were Liqueurs, Short and Long Cocktails, and Champagne Cocktails. GGA Image ID # 1565c44f6f. Alamy 2C0X405

LIQUEURS

Liqueur Per Liq. Glass Price in USD
Gautier Freres Cognac, 1848 2/6 $0.61
Bisquit Dubouché, 1865 2/- $0.49
Courvoisier Cognac, 1875 1/9 $0.43
Martell's Cordon Bleu Cognac 1/6 $0.37
Chartreuse, Yellow 1/6 $0.37
Chartreuse, Green 1/6 $0.37
Benedictine 1/6 $0.37
Grand Marnier 1/6 $0.37
Crème de Menthe 1/- $0.25
Cointreau 1/- $0.23
Kümmel 1/- $0.25
Drambuie 1/- $0.25
Curaçao (Green Dry) 1/- $0.25
Curaçao (Triple Dry) 1/- $0.25
Anisette 1/- $0.25
Cherry Brandy 1/- $0.25
Maraschino 1/- $0.25
Crème de Cacao 1/- $0.25
Peach Brandy 1/- $0.25

COCKTAILS (SHORT)

Coctail Per Small Glass Per Large Glass
  GBP USD GBP USD
Martini 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Manhattan 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Trinity 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Perfect 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Three-in-One 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Orange Blossom 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Lone Tree 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Bronx 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Bacardi 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Myers Jamaica 10d. $0.21 1/3 $.031
Brandy 1/4 $0.33 2/- $.049
Clover Club ----- ----- 1/- $0.25
Whisky, Sour ----- ----- 1/6 $0.37
Old-Fashioned Whisky ----- ----- 1/- $0.25
Egg Flip Port or Sherry ----- ----- 1/- $0.25
Egg Flip Whisky ----- ----- 1/3 $0.31
Egg Flip Brandy ----- ----- 1/9 $.043
Gin & Bitters 1/- $0.25 ----- -----
Gin & Vermouth 10d. $0.21 ----- -----
Sherry & Bitters 9d. $0.19 ----- -----
Mixed Vermouth 9d. $0.19 ----- -----
Dubonnet 10d. $0.21 ----- -----

CHAMPAGNE COCKTAILS

Bottle Champagne Cocktail GBP USD
1/4 Mumms Cordon Rouge 4/6 $1.10
1/4 Chas. Heidsieck 4/- $0.98

COCKTAILS (LONG)

Cocktail Per Glass
GBP USD
John Collins 1/6 $0.37
Gin Fizz 1/6 $0.37
Gin Rickey 1/6 $0.37
Gin Sling 1/3 $0.31
Golden Fizz 1/9 $0.43
Silver Fizz 1/9 $0.43
Sherry Cobbler 1/9 $0.43
Morning Glory 2/- $0.49
Milk Punch 2/- $0.49
Sherry Egg Nogg 1/- $0.25
Port Egg Nogg 1/- $0.25
Brandy Egg Nogg 1/9 $0.43
Whisky Egg Nogg 1/3 $0.31
Lemon Squash 6d. $0.13
Lemonade 6d. $0.13
Orangeade 6d. $0.13

 

Panel 1 of a Vintage Alcoholic Beverage Menu From the Cunard Line Dated 1 April 1929

Panel 1 of a Vintage Alcoholic Beverage Menu From the Cunard Line Dated 1 April 1929 That Contained the Cigars, Tobacco, Cigarettes, Playing Cards, and Bridge Scorers. GGA Image ID # 15780514db

HAVANA (CUBAN) CIGARS

Cuban Cigar Each
GBP USD
Upmann Coronas (in glass jars) 2/- $0.49
Corona Coronas 2/- $0.49
Larranaga Pristina 1/9 $0.43
Alvarez Garcia Coronas (Romeo and Juliet) 1/9 $0.43
Upmann Aquinaldos 1/9 $0.43
Larranaga Cecilos 1/9 $0.43
Romeo and Juliet Joffres 1/6 $0.37
Romeo y Juliet Excepcionales 1/6 $0.37
Juan Lopez Coronas 1/6 $0.37
Bock Perfectos Finos 1/3 $0.31
Solidor Coronas 1/3 $0.31
Punchinellos 1/3 $0.31
Corona Petit Cabinet 1/3 $0.31
Half-a-Corona 1/- $0.25
Henry Clay Perfectos 1/- $0.25
Vlllar Idealistas 1/- $0.25
Cabanas Perfectos 1/- $0.25
Ramon Allones (très petit Corona de Luxe)
1/- $0.25
Henry Clay Navarinas 9d. $0.19
Romeo and Juliet (Allenby's) 9d. $0.19
Partagas Julias 9d. $0.19

AMERICAN DOMESTIC

American Cigar GBP USD
Graham Courtney Ambassadors 8d. $0.17

BRITISH MANUFACTURE

British Cigar GBP USD
Upmann Rothschild 8d. $0.17
Flower of Sandakan (Coronitas Cunardias) 8d. $0.17
Larranaga Regalia del Amigo 8d. $0.17
Santona Diplomaticos 6d. $0.13
Manila 4d. $0.09

TOBACCO (Various)

CIGARETTES

Per Packet GBP USD
From 5d. $0.11
To 2/- $0.49

PLAYING CARDS, Etc.

Item GBP USD
Playing Cards 2/- $0.49
Pinochle Cards 2/- $0.49
Patience Cards 2/- $0.49
Bridge Scorers 1/- $0.25

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