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Encyclopedia > Toasted sandwich
A delicious toasted sandwich filled with feta cheese!

A toasted sandwich is a sandwich that has been toasted. This can be done to any sandwich using a grill, toaster oven, or toasted sandwich maker. Typical toasted sandwiches made on a grill are a grilled cheese sandwich, tuna melt, or patty melt. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... A photo of an opened Bifinett sandwich toaster. ... Image File history File links Please see the file description page for further information. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Toasted sandwich. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1920x1552, 503 KB)Photo by KF, June 2005. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1920x1552, 503 KB)Photo by KF, June 2005. ... Feta (Greek φέτα, feminine gender) is a classic curd cheese in brine whose tradition dates back to Greece thousands of years ago. ... An Italian sandwich. ... Two pieces of toasted white bread. ... It has been suggested that Gas grill parts be merged into this article or section. ... A toaster is a machine for toasting food such as sliced bread and bagels. ... A photo of an opened Bifinett sandwich toaster. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Toasted sandwich. ... A melt sandwich (or tuna melt) is a type of sandwich consisting of toast bread, tuna with or without mayonnaise and a topping of grated cheese. ... A patty melt is a type of hamburger sandwich consisting of a hamburger patty and cheese between two slices of bread (usually rye, sourdough, or Texas toast. ...

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Preparation

When using a toaster oven, a normal sandwich is often arranged open face and then toasted. This not only toasts the bread, but also warms the meat or other filling of the sandwich. In particular, toasting causes cheese to melt, making it a popular topping for toasted sandwiches. In many restaurants, sandwiches are toasted in large conveyor belt style toaster ovens. This is most famously done at sandwich chain Quizno's, although it has since also been adopted at Subway and Boston Market. A toaster is a machine for toasting food such as sliced bread and bagels. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Kinnikuman character, see Meat Alexandria. ... Cheese is a solid food made from the milk of cows, goats, sheep, and other mammals. ... Toms Restaurant, a restaurant in New York made familiar by Suzanne Vega and the television sitcom Seinfeld A restaurant is an establishment that serves prepared food and beverages to order, to be consumed on the premises. ... This article is about industrial conveyor belts. ... A Quizno Sub Quiznos Sub is a fast-food sandwich chain that specializes in toasted submarine sandwiches. ... Subway is the name of a multinational restaurant franchise that mainly sells sandwiches and salads. ... Boston Market (formerly Boston Chicken), headquartered in Golden, Colorado, is a chain of American fast-food restaurants that was founded in December 1985, in Newton, Massachusetts. ...


The toasted sandwich maker, a small appliance dedicated to toasting sandwiches, presses the edges of the sandwich together to form a seal during toasting. The filling ends up in a cavity within the bread, making the sandwich convenient to eat, but also rendering the filling extremely hot. An early manufacturer of these devices was Breville and some still call all toasted sandwich makers by this name. A photo of an opened Bifinett sandwich toaster. ... The word appliance has several different areas of meaning, all usually referring to a device with a narrow function: One class of objects includes items that are custom-fitted to an individual for the purpose of correction of a physical or dental problem, such as prosthetic, orthotic appliances and dental... Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Breville is the name of a corporation that produces kitchen small appliances. ...


Another toasted type of sandwich is the panini. Panini is Italian for "sandwich" and this pressed sandwich is becoming more popular in the United States.


Just as in an ordinary, untoasted sandwich, the choice of toasted sandwich fillings and combinations of fillings is limited only by the imagination of the chef. Perhaps the most commonly used filling is cheese, on its own or together with tomato or ham. Pickles, jam, and even such strange bedfellows as banana and Nutella are other examples. Cheese is a solid food made from the milk of cows, goats, sheep, and other mammals. ... Binomial name L. Synonyms Lycopersicon lycopersicum Lycopersicon esculentum Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults. ... Ham with cloves Technically, ham is the thigh and rump of any animal that is slaughtered for meat, but the term is usually restricted to a cut of pork, the haunch of a pig or boar. ... A deli pickle. ... Jam from berries Jam (also known as jelly or preserves) is a type of sweet spread or condiment made with fruits or sometimes vegetables, sugar, and sometimes pectin if the fruits natural pectin content is insufficient to produce a thick product. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Nutella is the brand name of a hazelnut-based sweet spread created by the Italian company Ferrero. ...


In Australia and South Africa toasted sandwiches with sealed edges are sometimes called jaffles and sandwich toasters are sometimes called jaffle irons (this is only for sealed toasted sandwiches), named after the original jaffle iron, which was a long-handled hinged iron implement for toasting sandwiches in a campfire. Toasted sandwiches are frequently known as a toastie in Britain, the older Breville (as a name for the sandwich) never having entered popular usage. The use of a special sandwich toaster seals the edges of the sandwich and places a diagonal line across it, thus solving the problem of content spillage. A photo of an opened Bifinett sandwich toaster. ... Breville is the name of a corporation that produces kitchen small appliances. ...


A sandwich may also be toasted in a waffle iron, provided that the hinge opens widely enough. This gives the bread an unusual appearance and texture. A domestic Belgian waffle iron A waffle iron is a cooking appliance used to make waffles. ...


The Tostwich

The Tostwich is possibly the earliest toasted sandwich maker, dating back to before 1920. However, it wasn't patented until March 3, 1925 (applied for on May 26, 1924). It was invented by Charles Champion, whose other inventions include a corn-popping machine for mass-producing popcorn. is the 62nd day of the year (63rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 146th day of the year (147th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Popcorn Popcorn or Popping Corn is a type of corn which explodes from the kernel and puffs up when heated. ...

A Toastie
A Toastie

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Origins

In 1974, the Australian company Breville released the "Snack 'n' Sandwich toaster", which sold 400,000 units within a year of release, making it one of Australia's "most successful product launches". This toaster utilised Breville's new "Cut-n-Seal" mechanism, which essentially defined the toastie. A further product, the "Breville scissor action snack 'n' sandwich toaster", was released to the British public, also in the early 70's. A blonde haired, very skilled worker with a 70s look. ... Breville is the name of a corporation that produces kitchen small appliances. ...


Now Breville's innovative design is used by dozens of manufacturers, but Breville are still the market leaders, with a range of 14 sandwich toasters, sold to all the major European countries and accounting for 50% of the British market. All Saints Chapel in the Cathedral Basilica of St. ... Manufacturing is the transformation of raw materials into finished goods for sale, or intermediate processes involving the production or finishing of semi-manufactures. ... A European is primarily a person who was born into one of the countries within the continent of Europe. ...


Awards

In 1972 the toasted sandwich was hailed as "the defining point of the 20th century" by Time magazine.


See also

It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Toasted sandwich. ... Welsh rabbit – or rarebit – is a traditional British snack dish, also known as toasted cheese. ... A croque-monsieur sandwich. ...

References

Davey Bullion's House of Horrors.


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