Perhaps less known than even the Italian beef sandwich is gravy bread, simply a hunk of the white Italian bread used in the beef sandwich, drenched in the sauce, and which may contain a few shreds of the beef that once simmered in the gravy. Gravy bread is not unique to Chicagoland, but using Italian bread and Italian beef gravy seems to be the predictable by-product of serving Italian beef sandwiches.
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Coming from a Catholic country like Italy, which has so many days throughout the year when abstinence from meat is encouraged, it’s not surprising that Pepper and Egg Sandwiches are offered at many Italian Beef places – like Buona Beef.