A Field Guide to the American Sandwich

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by freds, Apr 14, 2015.

  1. freds

    freds . VIP

    Reputations:
    30,749
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    72,341
    Likes Received:
    37,292
    DarkFriday likes this.
  2. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    110,578
    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2010
    Messages:
    204,151
    Likes Received:
    91,598
    WTF
     
    freds likes this.
  3. Nibbler

    Nibbler heaven is in your mind Gold

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2011
    Messages:
    29,203
    Likes Received:
    21,240
    If ever there was a thread in need of a Schmoopy photoshop thingie, this is it.
     
    freds and Swedish John like this.
  4. freds

    freds . VIP

    Reputations:
    30,749
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    72,341
    Likes Received:
    37,292
    if ever there was a thread needing any input from schmoopy, i haven't seen it.
     
  5. Chief

    Chief I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

    Reputations:
    26,642
    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2010
    Messages:
    47,576
    Likes Received:
    21,168
    Got to go with Fred on this one Nibbler.
     
  6. FatKidSullivan

    FatKidSullivan Smoking Cigars

    Reputations:
    9,505
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    47,915
    Likes Received:
    16,637
    I'm hungry now.
     
    freds likes this.
  7. Nibbler

    Nibbler heaven is in your mind Gold

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2011
    Messages:
    29,203
    Likes Received:
    21,240
    OK.
    This footlong hotdog reminds me of freds.
    [​IMG]

    Yum. So meaty.
     
    freds likes this.
  8. freds

    freds . VIP

    Reputations:
    30,749
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    72,341
    Likes Received:
    37,292

    and cheesy. :grad:
     
    Nibbler likes this.
  9. Nibbler

    Nibbler heaven is in your mind Gold

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2011
    Messages:
    29,203
    Likes Received:
    21,240
    That goes without saying. :hug:
     
    freds likes this.
  10. banksy

    banksy Kick butt buzz-cut dickhead VIP

    Reputations:
    11,021
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    77,517
    Likes Received:
    10,051
  11. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    180,202
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    197,060
    Likes Received:
    126,839
  12. freds

    freds . VIP

    Reputations:
    30,749
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    72,341
    Likes Received:
    37,292
    Beef on Weck
    It is Buffalo’s second-most-famous foodstuff behind the chicken wings that take the city’s name: thin-sliced rare roast beef on a kummelweck roll, with horseradish and a pickle served on the side. “One of the great sandwiches in America,” R. W. Apple Jr. of The New York Times declared in 1998.

    The roll is of paramount importance. A kummelweck is essentially the same kaiser roll you’ll find in delis across the nation, but at its best fluffier and always covered in a heavy coating of both pretzel salt and caraway seeds that encourages the consumption of beer.

    Connoisseurs of the beef on weck seek out those sandwich shops that dip the cut side of the roll in beef juices before assembly, or those that serve the sandwich with a dish of au jus on the side. Buffalo residents, meanwhile, can often be identified by the copious amount of horseradish they pile on top of the meat.


    my god this sounds great.
     
    DarkFriday likes this.
  13. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    180,202
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    197,060
    Likes Received:
    126,839
    [​IMG]
     
    Father O'Blivion and freds like this.
  14. FatKidSullivan

    FatKidSullivan Smoking Cigars

    Reputations:
    9,505
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    47,915
    Likes Received:
    16,637
    I have a reason to go to Buffalo now.
     
    freds likes this.
  15. Teeney

    Teeney My friends call me Lissette Gold

    Reputations:
    33,297
    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2013
    Messages:
    49,106
    Likes Received:
    27,295
    Chriza would never eat something as unhealthy
     
    freds and DarkFriday like this.
  16. Nibbler

    Nibbler heaven is in your mind Gold

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2011
    Messages:
    29,203
    Likes Received:
    21,240
    Beef Jerky bub. :hug:
     
  17. Teeney

    Teeney My friends call me Lissette Gold

    Reputations:
    33,297
    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2013
    Messages:
    49,106
    Likes Received:
    27,295
    His input has not been needed for nearly seven years
     
    freds and FatKidSullivan like this.
  18. banksy

    banksy Kick butt buzz-cut dickhead VIP

    Reputations:
    11,021
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    77,517
    Likes Received:
    10,051
    You believe @The Gas Face has never tried beef jerky?

    I think it's a work.
     
  19. Nibbler

    Nibbler heaven is in your mind Gold

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 22, 2011
    Messages:
    29,203
    Likes Received:
    21,240
    I never have either.I think it's a Texas thing.
    You could be my first jerky experience.
     
  20. banksy

    banksy Kick butt buzz-cut dickhead VIP

    Reputations:
    11,021
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    77,517
    Likes Received:
    10,051
    :wtf: do you live in a NY borough like gas man?