It should be accompanied by asparagus, green peas, and lettuce.
Take off the outside leaves of a lettuce, blanch and drain them well.
Cut up the lettuce, and mix it with the lobster and mayonnaise.
A small spoonful of sugar may be sprinkled over the lettuce if liked.
Cress, Romaine, or bleached chicory may be used in place of lettuce.
They are only aconite and lettuce; ...