Melissa Elsmo


Few things are as satisfying as a properly made sandwich. David Hammond recently reminded us about the virtues of humble bologna and urged us all to give it a second chance. I’ve never had a problem with bologna; bologna and ketchup on squishy white bread was a school lunch favorite of mine. Judge if you must, but sandwiches are highly personal!

Over the years my taste in these bread-centric bites has evolved to include retro-inspired sandwiches, vegetarian options, riffs on diner classics, and sammies inspired by global cuisine. Novemeber 3rd is National Sandwich Day and this round up of NINE sandwich recipes featured on Oak Park Eats will give you a vast array of ways to celebrate the day.

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