Say Cheese How much do we love cheese? Let us count the many ways…one, two, three, ALL. January 20 is National Cheese Lover’s Day. For sandwich lovers, there may be no better day (except National Sandwich Day of course). And for cheese lovers, well, you have a whole day to celebrate. Our suggestion is, of course, to spend this special day with a sandwich…and add the cheese. Let’s get to it: why add cheese to a sandwich? First, a word (or few) about cheese. Cheese has been around for over 5,000 years and has been popular ever since. Cheese...Read More
Author: Michael La Kier
From Steel Town to A-Town with Love When you hear the name “Peach & The Porkchop” what comes to mind? If you said “sandwiches” and not “pork chops” you’re probably lying. Or you’ve been to this stop on the Great American Sandwich Trail in Roswell, Georgia and have tasted one of their delicious and substantial sandwiches. Owner Chuck Staley makes a mean pork chop, but prides himself on his Northern-style sandwiches. Growing up in Pittsburgh he moved to the Atlanta area about 9 years ago. He really couldn’t find what he calls “sandwiches of substance” so he added them...Read More
From Humble Beginnings Comes a Lobster Roll to be Reckoned With When you hear the term ‘coastal destination’ the Twin Cities may not be what most people have in mind. But, what started out in 2010 as a food truck and a belief that Minnesotans had a hankerin’ for better lobster has become a local destination. All thanks to Smack Shack owner Josh Thoma’s belief that appetite for fresh lobster in the Twin Cities’ was as strong as anywhere else. That, and a great Lobster Roll. By December 2010, Smack Shack started cooking and serving up great food from a food truck...Read More
The Great Sausage Debate Is a Hot Dog a Sandwich? It’s complicated. One side says, ‘of course’ while the other says ‘no way’ and there are lots of opinions of whether a Hot Dog is a Sandwich. With arguments ranging from ‘vehement yes’ to ‘positively no’, one thing is certain: the Hot Dog is one popular…food. Before we get drawn into the debate (hint: as the Sandwich Authority we have a pretty strong point of view), let’s explore Hot Dog Lore and why people people get so excited about this question. The origin of the Hot Dog is somewhat murky....Read More
The Great American Sandwich Trail® finds great sandwiches and features the fine establishments serving up these delicious dishes so you can try them no matter where you are in the US. ================================================================================== Burgers and More Great Sandwiches Abound in College Towns At Sandwich America® we have a fondness for college towns. That fondness – in no small part – is because a college town is a great place to find some of the best sandwiches in the United States. And, if you desire a great burger (perhaps America’s favorite sandwich of all), Bloomington, Indiana is not only the Home of the...Read More
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