A TRANSATLANTIC TRIP ONBOARD
|Cereals 3850 packets||Strawberries 535 lbs|
|Herbs, Spices 50 lbs||Tomatoes 2370 lbs|
|Marmalade / jam 2765 portions||Portions of beef 2395 lbs|
|Tea Bags 12800||Pork 4000 lbs|
|Coffee 500 lbs||Racks of Lamb 329 lbs|
|Caviar 75lbs||Sausages 2000 lbs|
|Butter 2405lbs||Ducks 855 lbs|
|Ham 594lbs||Potatoes 5 tons|
|Eggs 42987||Flour 4690 lbs|
|Milk 1150 gallons||Rice 2000 lbs|
|Lobster 580 lbs||Juices 25720 pints|
|Smoked Salmon 420lbs||Soft Drinks 4100 Bottles|
|Bananas 1205 lbs||Foi Gras 60lbs|
|Champagne 1000 bottles||Spirits 900 litres|
|Beer 12000 bottles||Cigars 205 boxes|
|Assorted Wines 1850 bottles||Cigarettes 50,000 cartons|
|Soft Drinks 820 Bottles|
QE2 HOTEL STORES FACT SHEET
To eat QE2's daily consumption of breakfast cereal, two people would have to eat at least one packet a day for more than a year.
Enough fruit juice is used in one year to fill up QE2's two swimming pools early 8 times.
Enough film foil is used per year to go around QE2 over 731 times.
Approximately 600,000 litres of beverage are consumed annually.
Over 6 1/2 million cigarettes are smoked annually. If you made a line of them, it would be 370 miles long, which is equivalent to the distance from London to Edinburgh.
Heineken and Becks together account for 50% of the beer, consumed on QE2.
The most expensive item in hotel stores is saffron at 21/2 times the value of Beluga Caviar.
QE2 carries 203 different kinds of wine, 171 various spirits and liqueurs, 37 champagne labels, 59 brands of cigarettes, and 21 brands of cigars.