As the Disco music, (that is how long ago it was!) thumped and our revelers gyrated in flared pants and satin tops we enjoyed a delicious strawberry beverage. I do not know exactly what the original recipe was, but have managed to replicate the flavor and texture as closely as memory serves.
If you want to make your drink extra special, try making your own grenadine syrup. Simmer a good pomegranate juice, ( I would recommend Pom,) for 15 minutes take it of the heat and add superfine sugar to taste.
A note on the Adelphi Hotel. The main staircase from the Titanic was modeled after the staircase at the Adelphi Hotel. This led to many "I'm getting a terrible sinking feeling" type jokes from my new wife.
The song "Strawberry Fields" was written by John Lennon. Strawberry Fields refers to the name of the Salvation Army's Children's Home in Liverpool.