Halloween Menu ~1943

Colorful Halloween Menu.

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Happy Halloween, everyone! Here’s a fascinating Halloween menu from WWII – its purpose was to be festive and improve morale. The chef deliberately chooses foods with fall colors. Notice the mention of rationing and food shortages. Read more about this menu’s preparation here.

Source: The Evening Star, 1943.

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    1. Just watched a movie set in the 1920s where there was an elaborate adult costume party – I think that we’re all secretly looking for an excuse to get dressed up and boogie woogie 🙂 Thanks for stopping by!

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