club sandwich


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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What is certain is that over more than a century, the club sandwich has scarcely changed. Devra First,, "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,, "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 Particular favorites off Spanky's diverse menu include the French dip, the club sandwich and the French onion soup. Geoff Bruce, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Discover a hidden neighborhood bar at Spanky's in Mequon," 2 Apr. 2018 Menus are typically made up of American standards with an emphasis on breakfast such as eggs, hashbrowns, pancakes, club sandwiches, burgers and sometimes, especially in New York and New Jersey, gyros, souvlaki and Greek salads., "The 15 best (remaining) diners throughout the Portland area," 20 Jan. 2018 Breakfast sandwiches Cranberry bacon, egg and turkey club sandwiches. Scrambled egg and sausage pizza. Amy Bartner, Indianapolis Star, "The 15 things you have to do, see and eat at Whole Foods in Downtown Indianapolis," 21 Mar. 2018 Their descriptions include being escorted by a security guard, sharing simple meals of steak or club sandwiches and the television playing in the background. Beth Reinhard, Washington Post, "Salacious new claims surface about a Trump affair and alleged coverup," 7 Mar. 2018

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1889, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of club sandwich was in 1889

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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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