The breakfast of champions

A Suitable Wardrobe: Churchill’s Breakfast

 

 

According to the photo of his hand-written menu in Einstein’s Watch, by Fenwick and Husselby, on his last flight to the United States as Prime Minister of England in 1954, Winston Churchill, then age 79.┬á´╗┐ordered his breakfast on two trays.

 

1st Tray:
Poached egg
Toast
Jam
Butter
Coffee & milk
Jug cold milk
Small piece cold chicken or meat

 

2nd Tray:
Grapefruit
Sugar bowl
Glass orange squash (ice)
Whisky soda
Cigar