Category Archives: Sandwich

The Nebraska Reuben

The Nebraska Reuben. A gooey grilled sandwich that is filled with corned beef, cheese, sauerkraut and Russian dressing. A bite of heaven. But who really created the Reuben sandwich? Nebraska! So the story goes… In the 1920s a group of … Continue reading

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National Cheeseburger Day! Go Deluxe!

It’s National Cheeseburger day! It’s a day to celebrate what’s been called America’s favorite sandwich – the hamburger, you just add cheese! The cheeseburger first showed up on menus in 1928 in a restaurant in Los Angeles. But Kaelin’s in … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Butter Burger

The mid-West seems to be the place to find an unusual burger! Well how about trying the Wisconsin Butter Burger! Wisconsin produces over 2 BILLION pounds of beef a year – third in the nation. And they make about the … Continue reading

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Iowa – The Maid Rite Loose Meat Sandwich

Iowa has some interesting foods that are icons in their state. The GIANT breaded pork tenderloin sandwich (and we mean giant), Blue Bunny ice cream, Iowa sweet corn and, the one that caught my eye, the Maid Rite loose meat … Continue reading

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Michigan Pasties – Easy Meat Pies

Michigan – Pasties The next state up is Michigan. Although there are a lot of foods that are associated with this state, the pasties are pretty popular. In the upper Peninsula it’s a local tradition! It’s a savory pastry filled … Continue reading

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