Summer Luncheon Menu ~1913


Summer Lunch Menu 1913.

Welcome Summer! Several options for your upcoming picnic!



  • Iced Currants
  • Lettuce Sandwiches
  • Chicken in Jelly
  • Cheese Straws
  • Nasturtium Sandwiches
  • Lemon Ice Cream
  • Custard
  • Snow Cake
  • Iced Russian Tea (?)

These recipe descriptions are such a delight to read. When was the last time you read ‘daintily’ in a recipe?

Nasturtiums grow along the side of our house, so this is one we have tried. Check it out here.

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