club sandwich

noun

Definition of club sandwich

: a sandwich of three slices of bread with two layers of meat (such as turkey) and lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise

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In 1902, the Globe ran a recipe for the club sandwich in the Housekeepers’ Department, alongside instructions for tatting point lace. Devra First, BostonGlobe.com, "Why the club sandwich may just be the perfect American food," 11 June 2018 Fortunately, the club sandwich imposes few rules, minimal dues, and no restrictions on belonging. Mark Rozzo, Town & Country, "Celebrating The Club Sandwich," 22 Apr. 2014 Classic menu items such as chicken breast vol au vent with a creamy wild mushroom sauce and a Champs-Elysées club sandwich will be served alongside a recipe specially developed by Ladurée's chef for their New York audience: fresh kale salad. Kristen Bateman, Harper's BAZAAR, "Maison Ladurée's New Soho Home," 4 Feb. 2014 Next is the Carré Café, where guests can enjoy a club sandwich and coffee with live music. Isabel Greenberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "Hermès Is Launching Its Newest Pop-Up, A Carré Club in New York City," 13 Sep. 2018 What is certain is that over more than a century, the club sandwich has scarcely changed. Devra First, BostonGlobe.com, "Why the club sandwich may just be the perfect American food," 11 June 2018 What’s your go-to room service order?A club sandwich, fries, and a Coke with, like, Fast and Furious 7 on the TV. Andrea Whittle, Condé Nast Traveler, "Bon Appétit Editor-in-Chief Adam Rapoport On Why D.C.'s Dining Scene Is Having a Moment," 8 May 2018 For the cocktail hour, aka the 19th Hole, Turkey and Wolf created snack bar classics, including club sandwiches. Sue Strachan, NOLA.com, "Hogs for the Cause Hoggyshack dinner a winner," 24 Apr. 2018 The club sandwich is stacked not with turkey but blue prawns, Bibb lettuce, and, of course, avocado. Gillian Ferguson, Los Angeles Magazine, "How to Eat and Drink Around the Clock at NoMad Hotel," 6 Apr. 2018

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1889, in the meaning defined above

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club sandwich

noun

English Language Learners Definition of club sandwich

: a sandwich that has three slices of bread with two layers of meat (such as turkey) and other cold foods (such as lettuce, tomato, and mayonnaise) between them

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