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Famous Sandwiches

Feb 06, 2015

Bread, cheese, meat, vegetables and spreads - there are infinite variations possible when it comes to sandwiches, but some of them are so popular they have an untouchable reputation, get the rundown of Famous Sandwiches!

Grilled Cheese

Gooey cheese grilled between two slices of bread is an all-time favorite of diner regulars and even sandwich snobs, and some people even grill them using their laundry irons!

Grilled Cheese - yes please!Grilled Cheese - yes please!
 

Reuben

Swiss cheese, corned beef, thousand island dressing and sauerkraut, this steaming hot sammie isn't for everyone, but those who love it, love it a lot!

ReubenReuben
 

Clubhouse Sandwich

Those toasted tiny triangles on toothpicks are enough to make anyone's mouth water, the classic club features three slices of toasted bread, lettuce, turkey, bacon and mayo - although there are delicious versions featuring chicken, tuna, roast beef and even just plain old veggies.

Turkey ClubTurkey ClubCourtesy of mykitchenandyours
 

Sloppy Joe

"Sloppy" is the key word when it comes to sloppy joes, served on a hamburger bun this summertime sammie has ketchup, spices and ground beef oozing out of it.

Sloppy JoeSloppy Joe
 

Monte Cristo

A Monte Cristo, fried ham and cheese, is actually a variation on a French breakfast sandwich called a Croque Monsieur, so it's popularity transcends nations!

Monte CristoMonte Cristo
 

Po' Boy

Po' Boys are a familiar item to any New Orleans native, fried seafood (like shrimp) on a french bread is a no fail recipe for deliciousness.

Shrimp Po' BoyShrimp Po' BoyCourtesy of CBC
 

BLT

It's all in the title with this one: Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato, a magic combination of flavors that has endured the test of time.

Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato - yum!Bacon, Lettuce and Tomato - yum!
 

Have Your Say

What's your fave type of sandwich? Let us know in the comments section below.

 

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