Did You Know?..
…that in the United States, a court in Boston,
Massachusetts ruled that "sandwich" includes
at least two slices of bread. and "under this definition and
as dictated by common sense, this court finds that the term
"sandwich" is not commonly understood to include burritos,
tacos, and quesadillas, which are typically made with a single
tortilla and stuffed with a choice filling of meat, rice, and
…that the sandwich issue stemmed from the
question of whether a restaurant that sold burritos could move
into a shopping centre where another restaurant had a
no-compete clause in its lease prohibiting other "sandwich"
…that in Spain, where the word sandwich is
borrowed from the English language, it refers to a food item
made with English sandwich bread and it is otherwise known as
…that the verb to sandwich has the meaning
to position anything between two other things of a different
character, or to place different elements alternately, and the
noun sandwich has related meanings derived from this more
…that an ice cream sandwich consists of a
layer of ice cream between two layers of cake or cookie?
…that Oreos and Custard Creams are described as
sandwich cookies because they consist of a soft
filling between layers of cookie?
…that the word "butty" is often used in Northern areas of
the United Kingdom as a synonym for "sandwich,"
particularly in the name of certain kinds of sandwiches such
as a chip butty, bacon butty, or sausage butty?
…that "Sarnie" is a similar colloquialism, as is the
Australian English colloquialism "sanger"?
Did You Know?
- ...that Julia Child
(née McWilliams; August 15, 1912 – August 13, 2004) was an
American chef, author, and television personality. She
is recognized for introducing French cuisine to the American
public with her debut cookbook, Mastering the Art of French
Cooking, and her subsequent television programs, the most
notable of which was The French Chef, which
premiered in 1963?
Did You Know?...that Famous Chefs