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July 28, 2021

Sandwich Holidays From Around The World

by Joe Sandwich

Recently, we have been seeing a lot of articles about Sandwich Holidays from around the world, whether it's National Hamburger Day, British Sandwich Week, or even the upcoming National Sandwich Month.  Who would ever think…
July 11, 2021

The La De Da's Classic Rock N Roll Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

Out of New Zealand in the 60s and 70s, The Le De Da's created an album in 1973 that was best known for it's incredible title.  Which leads us to the eternal question, what exactly…
July 05, 2021

Joey Chestnut Legend Grows

by Joe Sandwich

The legend of Joey Chestnut continues to grow as he claimed his 14th Nathan's Hotdog Eating Championship last weekend by eating 76 Hotdogs and Buns in 10 minutes.  He broke his previous World Record of…
July 04, 2021

All-Time List of Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Champions

by Joe Sandwich

In celebration of the 4th of July and the 245th Birthday of America, we have created a list honoring the last 50 plus years of Nathan's World Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. Over the last week, we have…
July 04, 2021

Joey Chestnut Breaks Hot Dog Eating Record (Again)

by Joe Sandwich

Joey Chestnut, the reigning champ of Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest, broke his own world record by swallowing 76 hotdogs and buns in 10 minutes.  Michelle Lesco, currently ranked ninth overall, was named…
June 08, 2021

Tanita Tikaram Sings About Hot Pork Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

We have been trying to figure out the meaning of Tanita Tikaram's song, Hot Pork Sandwiches, for a while now.  Is she cooking the sandwiches?  Or is it an analogy for something else?  In the…
June 03, 2021

The World's Top Sandwich Eating Contests

by Joe Sandwich

Today, we are going to explore the fascinating world of Sandwich Sports.  Every year, we see Nathan's World Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest on the News, with stories of Takeru Kobayashi and Joey Chestnut, gulfing…
May 30, 2021

Who is Hot Tuna?

by Joe Sandwich

How would we describe Hot Tuna?  Let's put it this way, if the Grateful Dead were a Sandwich, they would probably be called Hot Tuna.  They are a great band, started by former Jefferson Airplane…
May 30, 2021

Chestnut Wins Pepperoni Roll Championship

by Joe Sandwich

With eating legends such as Geoffery Esper, Badlands Booker, and Joey Chestnut competing for the Pepperoni Roll Eating Championship, it was guaranteed to be a riveting event.  Esper and Chestnut have been a thorn in…
May 27, 2021

Top 5 Towns Named Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

Through today's modern lense, the idea of naming a town "Sandwich" may seem absurd.  However, the Sandwich name itself stretches back over 1,000 years.  In fact, they can trace it back to England as far…
May 20, 2021

The World's Best Grilled Cheese at Toasteria Cafe

by Joe Sandwich

We have tried Grilled Cheese Sandwiches around the world, but the 3-Cheese Grilled Cheese Sandwich at the Toasteria Cafe' in Taipei is in a league of its own.  Once a small little sandwich stand less…
May 18, 2021

Jimmy John's and the Vito Italiano

by Joe Sandwich

During those cold, winter days in Chicago, I remember calling Jimmy John's about a hundred times to get my daily fix of the Vito, along with some barbecue potato chips (and two cans of Dr.…
May 16, 2021

The Taiwanese Sandwich Stand

by Joe Sandwich

It's not uncommon to see Sandwich Stands in the work districts of Taipei.  Somtimes they are mobile, and integrated into motorbikes or small trucks.  Other times, they are home-made vendor carts on wheels.(work in progress...)
May 14, 2021

Top 25 Songs by HamsandwicH

by Joe Sandwich

As promised, we finally took the time to examine HamsandwicH and all of their music in detail, and it sent us on an amazing journey.  We listened to their three studio albums (Carry the Meek,…
May 10, 2021

All-Time List of Three Rivers Festival Pepperoni Roll Champions

by Joe Sandwich

Since 2011, The West Virginia Three Rivers Festival Pepperoni Roll Eating World Championship has been held in Fairmont, West Virginia at Palatine Park, and has attracted the World's best eaters.We wanted to see a list…
May 07, 2021

Ham-Sandwich Theorem

by Joe Sandwich

Sandwiches have influenced everything from Art to Music, but who would have imagined it also impacted Math.  One of the most popular theorems actually involves the equal cutting of a Ham Sandwich!The TheoremBasically, the Ham-Sandwich…
May 02, 2021

Waffles instead of Bread, Can you call it a Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

Ever since I purchased the Waffle Burger at my friend's local breakfast shop, I have been haunted by one question.  Can a Waffle Burger be considered a Sandwich? It seems like the answer is fairly…
April 25, 2021

HamsandwicH Makes My Head Explode

by Joe Sandwich

As a fan of Irish music, whenever a new Irish Band appears on my radar, I always take an active interest.  Naturally, since this site's about sandwiches, learning HamsandwicH was from Ireland made my head…
April 23, 2021

Maverick's Smoked Chicken Cubano in a Cargo Box

by Joe Sandwich

After a year of searching for the World's best last sandwich, I have finally progressed to the next level.  Eating a sandwich is more than taste, it is about a feeling, a moment in time…
April 19, 2021

Elsa Bekman's Still Making Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

We wanted to learn more about Elsa Birgitta Bekman, and where she came from.  However, she is a riddle, wrapped in a favourite sandwich, inside two slices of ham and a single piece of cheese. …
April 13, 2021

The Domino's Mexican Calzone is Super Spicy

by Joe Sandwich

Never in my wildest dreams did I think the Super Mexican Calzone from Domino's would burn the tip of my tongue, and yet to my great surprise, it did.  If you like spicy, mexican flavored…
April 06, 2021

Top 25 Hamburger Songs of All-Time

by Joe Sandwich

As you know, we consider Hamburgers to be a real sandwich.  Add some cheese and it becomes, quite possibly, the best sandwich ever created by man.  Naturally, we wanted to research what were the best…
March 29, 2021

What is Elsa Birgitta Bekman's favorite sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

Who is Elsa Birgitta Bekman?  And why does she spell "favourite" with an extra letter?  You're Not My Favourite Sandwich may be the existential sandwich song, touching on the most basic of human foodly emotions. …
March 14, 2021

The Ultimate Sandwich List

by Joe Sandwich

The world has more sandwiches than the human mind could fathom, and yet, we are constantly striving to make new ones on a daily basis.  We try to make them juicier, spicier, healthier.  You name…
March 04, 2021

Marcus Cafe is Home of the Mini-Burger

by Joe Sandwich

There is nothing cooler than a bunch of mini-burgers laying on a wooden baking pan.  Walking down the street in Neihu (Taipei City), the thing that attracted me to Marcus Cafe' was it's American style…
February 18, 2021

Caprese Panini at Pizza Rock Taiwan

by Joe Sandwich

Went to Pizza Rock in Taichung, Taiwan today, and the food was surprising good.  It's not quite the Rock and Roll McDonald's or Hard Rock Cafe', but they definitely have a small rock and roll…
February 07, 2021

Top Rockbands Named After Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

These are the only band names that I could find which referred to Sandwiches. Probably the best tasting one is Hot Tuna (who doesn't love a Hot Tuna Sandwich?) However, Ham Sandwiches are pretty good…
February 01, 2021

Pancakes Instead of Bread, Can you call it a Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

Trying to answer the eternal question, if you use pancakes instead of bread, is it still considered a Sandwich?  Leaving the fact that it's weird out of the equation, there are some people who actually…
January 29, 2021

Burger Records In Turmoil

by Joe Sandwich

Let's be honest, when we saw a Music Label with the name Burger Records, we thought it was one of the coolest things ever.  However, after reading about what happened at the label over the…
January 20, 2021

Cuban Sandwich at Lucky Eat Taiwan

by Joe Sandwich

After seeing the Sandwich Poster outside of Lucky Eat's shop, I got very excited.  A Cuban Sandwich?  In Taiwan?  That sounded like a dream come true!I've eaten Cuban Sandwiches in Chicago, with its heavenly cheese…
January 02, 2021

Top 25 Sandwich Songs of All-Time

by Joe Sandwich

Almost every starving artist has survived on cheap sandwiches at some point in their career.  So, it's perfectly natural that every artist has a song about their favorite sandwich.  Sometimes, it's just the idea of…
December 15, 2020

Who sings it better? Ham Sandwich vs Talking Heads

by Joe Sandwich

Let's address the elephant in the room... who would ever imagine calling your rock band "Ham Sandwich" or anything relating to food in general?  Well, kudos to them.  We think Ham Sandwich is a great…
December 02, 2020

The Sinister Orgins of the Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

When you examine its history through the centuries, it is becomes clear that the sandwich is inherently evil.  Today, we are going to look closely at how the sandwich became ingrained in our culture is…
November 23, 2020

Classic Danish Experience at Tulip TimeOut Hotdogs

by Joe Sandwich

The Time Out Cafe' has Burgers and Hot Dogs in several weight classes (think small, medium, and large).  They all have some Danish flavor added to them, which is reflected in the Denmark flags hanging…
October 20, 2020

Top 10 Cheese Burger Songs of All-Time

by Joe Sandwich

Rock and Roll has always had a love affair with the Cheeseburger.  From Chuck Berry to Steve Miller to Jimmy Buffet, Cheeseburgers have been a staple in Rock Music since the beginning.  So, in honor…
October 08, 2020

Are We A Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

There are Universal Questions in Life that we strive to answer... What is a sandwich?  A sandwich is life.  A sandwich is everything.  A sandwich is forever.  Since a sandwich is formed of living cells,…
September 30, 2020

Flashback: Bacon Sandwich Destroys Ed Miliband

by Joe Sandwich

Remember when the Bacon Sandwich destroyed Ed Miliband's Political Career in 2014 and 2015?  The bacon sandwich has a sort of cultural icon status in Britain as the food of the busy working classes.  So,…
September 07, 2020

Top 10 Songs from Sandwich (Band)

by Joe Sandwich

When we heard Sandwich's songs for the first time, we were flabbergasted.  Not only did they have a cool name, but their music was good too.  So, in honor of their name AND their musical…
August 16, 2020

Breakfast Super Sandwich at Toast Man Taiwan

by Joe Sandwich

So, I was walking down the street after getting off the MRT (Mass Rapid Transit) in Taipei, and the name caught my eye... Toast Man.   Rarely do you see a shop name describe their…
August 04, 2020

A Double Irish with a Dutch Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

Is there really Double Irish with a Dutch Sandwich?  I mean... does this actually exist?  Do restaurants serve this?  That question has weighed on my mind a long time.  In the accounting world, the Double…
July 20, 2020

Ultimate List of Sandwich Songs

by Joe Sandwich

One of our goals at Last Sandwich is to understand the social impact of Sandwiches on Music, whether it is Classical or Good Ol' Rock and Roll.  In order to do that, we've decided to…
July 11, 2020

The Perfect PB&J

by Joe Sandwich

One of my friends posted this on their Facebook Page.  It is their recipe for the Perfect PB&J Sandwich.He wrote the following: New idea for making a PB&J How to Make a Grilled Peanut Butter…
July 06, 2020

Subway Sandwich Quality Depends On Workers

by Joe Sandwich

Currently, I am in Taichung, Taiwan, about to open my 12-inch Spicy Italian Subway Sandwich.  It's one of the finer pleasures in my life.  However, when I open the wrapper, I find that my Subway…
June 15, 2020

Who Invented The Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

The sandwich was born because...  As quoted on the History.com website:   The sandwich as we know it was popularized in England in 1762 by John Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich. Legend has it, and…
June 02, 2020

The Magic of Sandwich Art

by Joe Sandwich

In the baking world, you always see chefs create Japanese cartoon characters out of meringue, cake, and pastries.  Why don't we see that in the Sandwich making community too?   Can you imagine how amazing it…
May 27, 2020

Legend of the Broodwich

by Joe Sandwich

The Broodwich has a cult following the rivals no other.  It initially became known from the TV Show Aqua Teen Hunger Force, and later became famous as a popular meme.  You've probably seen it before,…
May 18, 2020

What is a Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

In order to understand what a sandwich truly is, we started by looking at various sources that specializes in giving definitions.1.  An item of food consisting of two pieces of bread with a filling between…
May 14, 2020

The Harbor Shrimp Burger and the Queen's Time Cafe'

by Joe Sandwich

On April 24th, I went to a place called the Queen's Time Cafe', located nearby Keelung, Taiwan by an ocean harbor.  As you looked outside the restaurant windows, you could see the ocean and the…