Well done! He talks to sandwich makers and and amusement park French fry vendors about the customs they uphold and the legends they tell among themselves. - Thanks for sharing. Dipped in ketchup or mustard. I am from the south and have never seen anything like this on a menu. Resting Time: 8 hours. Thanks for sharing. I guess everyone needs their carbs. "People have tried to copy it, but it is not the same." "There isn’t anything like it in New York," she says. The sauerkraut part was a little off (it’s sweet cole slaw) but the rest of it was absolutely correct. While Primantis offers a decidedly no-frill French Fry experience (no duck-fat or truffle cheese whiz here), you can’t deny that Primanti’s fries helped put Pittsburgh on the map. I will have to share this article with him. Thanks for the detailed step by step photos and directions. Dale Anderson from The High Seas on July 03, 2013: This is genius! Thanks for the flashback. I love the idea of the deli meats with the fries and slaw. I felt like I officially lived here; I had been initiated. Nice slices, about 1/4 inch thick, go on top of the coleslaw. Victoria Lynn from Arkansas, USA on August 19, 2013: French fries and cole slaw--how cool! Jill Spencer from United States on July 03, 2013: These sandwiches all sound grand! I live in Pgh and am a big fan of Primanti's. Glad you liked the recipe and I'm sure there are substitutes for the ingredients you aren't able to have. Linda Bilyeu from Orlando, FL on July 10, 2013: The bread looks so fresh and yummy! Oven fries – fries that are cooked in the oven as a final step in the preparation (having been coated with oil during preparation at the factory), often sold frozen. If you've ever wanted a french fry-filled burger, you're in luck — that's exactly what Burger King has down in its stores in New Zealand. "We are the spot for people to go when they want that special sandwich." The mean celebrity chef with high blood pressure hovers lasciviously over his creation, his primordial lust for the French fry sandwich overwhelming. I have to admit the thought of french fries in a sandwich, while at first wasn't something I thought I would like, it grew on me through the course of reading your instructions. And I wish it were more common out here in the U.S. for us Americans to enjoy here at home as well (like I really do wish that, to be honest). Jimmy Gent from California on February 12, 2014: The last time I was in Pittsburgh was about 3 years ago. Now it's time to enjoy this culinary delight! Place 8 slices of capicola, all stacked on top of each other, on a pan or griddle. It is the perfect sandwich to have on Fridays during Lent. Hi Kathryn - Thanks so much for your kind comments. None of the combinations is for the weak of stomach. "Our customers treat the Headwiches like treats," says Benigni. A Pittsburgh-style sandwich may not be the easiest sandwich to eat, but it's worth it. We've been a family owned and operated restaurant ever since. lol! The idea of an all-in-one sandwich of meat, coleslaw, and French fries became an instant hit with the surrounding Strip District purveyors. This however really does appeal to me and I would definitely need the knife and fork I think! That is something I will have to make when I am really hungry. 5997 Centre Ave (at S Highland Ave), Pittsburgh, PA. Glad you liked the hub. thanks for reading and sharing. Whisk the dressing ingredients together in a large bowl and add the shredded cabbage. I have to sleep but I think I have to get something to eat after seeing this awesome, delicious sandwich. Claudia Mitchell (author) on August 24, 2013: Hi rajan - This is definitely a hearty sandwich and is easily adapted to to anyone's tastes. The original Primanti Bros. Thanks for sharing and up for this hub! Thanks for reading and commenting. It will stick with you all day. So why not try it out? I think I´m gaining weight by just looking at it. Angels are on the way ps Pinned and shared. You really don't need a side with this sandwich because it comes ready-made with french fries and coleslaw. It is easy to recognize a Pittsburgh-style sandwich. If you don't eat meat, try an all-vegetable version or, if you love meat, try making one with a few different meats. Mark, along with his wife Mary, brought a large group from Baltimore to try it out. Thanks for reading and loved your fun comment. No, a Pittsburgh salad isn’t when a high school bully makes you eat the contents of a trash can. Thanks tonyx35. Check prices of onion sandwiches and salmon sandwich. I mean, in my mind, how can one go wrong with fries on any sandwich. Cook Time: 10 minutes. Hi Michelle - Glad you enjoyed the recipe and hope you give it a try. Hot Roast Beef. Thanks so much Tracy. It had cappicola and salami with melted provolone, french fries, cole slaw and tomato on pugliese bread (yes, cole slaw and french fries actually inside of the sandwich) -- sounded so odd that I had to order it. Claudia Mitchell (author) on July 26, 2013: Thanks AliciaC! Beef franks get piled high with smoky grilled slaw, pan-grilled French fries and French’s® Yellow Mustard and Ketchup. Best Fish Sandwich in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Find 3,075 Tripadvisor traveller reviews of THE BEST Fish Sandwich and search by price, location, and more. ©2020 Group Nine Media Inc. All Rights Reserved. Glimmer, what a great sandwich recipe I would love to try this fall. The city’s love affair with the kitchen sink sandwiches started more than 80 years ago. It had cappicola and salami with melted provolone, french fries, cole slaw and tomato on pugliese bread (yes, cole slaw and french fries actually inside of the sandwich) -- sounded so odd that I had to order it. (Make sure the bread is room temperature for the best taste!) Ramsay’s video is the gateway drug. A sandwich is a food item consisting of one or more types of food placed on or between slices of bread and topped with cheese sauce. It really is a good sandwich. Thanks for sharing. They originally sold sandwiches to truckers and the warehouse workers in the city's strip district. bankscottage - You are so right. Created by Foursquare Lists • Published On: October 29, 2020. Audrey Selig from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on August 21, 2014: Hi Glimmer - This sandwich sounds delicious. It looks so delicious. Claudia Mitchell (author) on August 04, 2013: Hi Vespa - This is definitely fit for a king. Can't wait to try it! Thanks so much for letting me know and I hope you enjoy your sandwich! Have a great Sunday. Nose to sandwich with the thing, I sucked in my own pride, trading it with my civic duty. That it has come to be known as simply "the Pittsburgh sandwich" is a masterful act of marketing that's paid off handsomely for Primanti's, which now has 30 locations, with six more slated to open in 2016. Place about 1/3 of a cup of coleslaw on top of the french fries. The new locations just don't seem the same. Best Fish Sandwich in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Find 3,075 Tripadvisor traveller reviews of THE BEST Fish Sandwich and search by price, location, and more. Sounds absolutely delicious! The memory of this enormous, handless struggle stayed with me for many years. 索 Tom's got his work cut out for him with this one! Overall, this sandwich sounds amazing, and the prices for it are as well! 9 Restaurants In Pittsburgh With Fries So Good They Should Be The Main Course. ), 2 slices cheese (I always use provolone for this sandwich. This sandwich looks so yummy and its making me feel hungry. But even our informal “official sandwich of Pittsburgh” has devolved from its origins. You will want to add this recipe to your collection of Lenten Meal Ideas! I plan to try this as soon as I'm in the U.S. and can buy the ingredients. Originally made famous by the Primanti Bros. restaurant, it's always a top seller anywhere. $7.65. I peeked, but I knew the answer already. Hi Bill - When I was dating my husband he took me home to meet his parents and we went out and had one of these. I hope you get a chance to make this sandwich. Hope you like the sandwich and too bad you missed one when you were here in Pittsburgh. And while we have no complaints with McDonalds or Five Guys fries (what’s good is good! Bill Holland from Olympia, WA on June 26, 2013: How have I lived this long and never heard of this sandwich? It adds a mildly sharp flavor to it and holds up well when taking big bites. Originating in a famous city eatery, locals and out-of-towners alike, have been enjoying this treat since the 1930s. VH1: For lunch go to Wholey’s — the fried cod sandwich is the best fish sandwich you’ll ever eat in your life. Thanks for reading! The 15 Best Places for French Fries in Pittsburgh. I've had Primanti Brothers a few years ago and it was one of my favorite sandwiches ever. I will be giving these a try and sharing them with my family for supper very soon---they live next door so it is easy to share with them. I hope you enjoy the sandwich if you make it. This is just a list of suggestions. ), we also know that Pittsburgh has some world-class […] Tracy Lynn Conway from Virginia, USA on July 11, 2013: Your photos are out of this world! You have a nice Sunday too. Hezekiah from Japan on November 06, 2013: Lovely, those sandwiches look crunchy and delicious. ), Approximately 1/3 cup coleslaw (If you need a quick and easy recipe that is just right, try the one below. I have not eaten yet this morning and this could be a great way to begin a day. Primanti Brothers is a chain of sandwich shops in the eastern United States, founded in and most closely associated with, as a cultural icon of, Pittsburgh. Susan Britton from Ontario, Canada on January 16, 2016: No I have never had one of these but they make me hungry. I love mustard, so I usually put on a generous portion. Next time you come to the city you have to try one. "The Primanti’s sandwich is Pittsburgh," says Amy Smith of Primanti’s marketing. Nell - The best part of this sandwich is that is a meal in one. That'll teeach me to read recipe and food hubs at 1:30 in the morning! It is a good one and since I haven't had lunch yet I'm getting hungry just thinking about it. Potato wedges – Thick-cut, elongated wedge-shaped fries with the skin left on. Thanks for commenting. Two thumbs up! Thanks for reading! Some of the menu is simple, like a BLT or beef and cheese, but some of the menu goes big. I have never gone down the route of "chip butties" with chip in bread sandwiches always find it an odd combo but they are very popular. Laura Zorch’s perfect sandwich would include two donuts instead of two pieces of bread. Claudia Mitchell (author) on September 22, 2015: Thanks Kristen. In the summer or any other time of the year, nothing beats a fresh beefsteak tomato that has just been picked and sliced. Hi TIMETRAVELER2 - Glad you stopped by to read. Founded in 1933, … Hot Meatloaf. Very nice recipe.This sandwich looks delicious.Thanks for sharing this nice recipe. ", The idea of Primanti Bros. as a "must-stop" is evident in the 24-hour original location. It looks so hearty and delicious. Hi rose-the-planner - Many thanks for your kind comments and I'm glad you enjoyed the hub. JPSO138 from Cebu, Philippines, International on November 17, 2013: I have not eaten one yet and this is the reason why I have bookmarked your hub. Voted way up!!! Awesome hub! I remember tasting nothing and being served water full of my fry-infused backwash. Everyone seemed to enjoy the stacked sammies, and why wouldn't they? My brother would stick his fries or any potato ( including mashed with gravy) and slaw(any salad) between bread with his meat (any meat was fine) and then he would take that sandwich and go! "I like the sandwich to challenge me.". Thanks so much for the support. Glad you enjoyed the hub and hope you make one. To clarify, my circumstance was not by choice. No overtures -- it just suddenly, humbly, existed. "Sabroni’s makes this big, round bun especially for us,” says Benigni. If you can't find Italian bread, any other hearty white bread will do. on August 21, 2013: Love this delicious and hearty sandwich. It was not, years ago, but Primanti Bros has been a 'thing' for a long time now.Before the internet it was mostly a 'Pittsburgh thing' to do just that; add fries and slaw in the sammich.. sauce: worked at 'The O' just down the street in 86/87. Together, they paint a picture of the Pittsburgh I'm proudest of: a city enamored of its memories; a city that, forced to stop exporting steel, began exporting stories. Danielle Rhinelander: Love the cole slaw, fries, and beef sandwiches! I usually want something sweet at night, but sometimes a sandwich is the best. Pittsburgh may be changing rapidly, but we can’t help but go back to our roots every once and awhile. The insides won’t matter. Very nice hub.Thanks for sharing this recipe. Glad you enjoyed the hub and thanks for commenting. How about a fish and chips sandwich with cole slaw. Slice the Italian loaf, cutting slices about an inch (2 cm) in thickness. Yum! Thanks for sharing, and I am keeping this in my recipe notes! I never had that type of sandwich before. She enjoys coming up with unique and tasty dishes, especially sweet treats. Order online for carryout or delivery! I wonder where that tradition comes from? World Sandwich Headquarters +1 (412) 325-2455 2100 Wharton Street, #720 Pittsburgh, PA 15203 info@primantibros.com If you have ever been to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania or anywhere else around the area, chances are pretty high that you have seen a Pittsburgh-style sandwich on a restaurant menu. Who can resist really! Combine the tangy coleslaw with provolone cheese, pastrami and McCormick’s deliciously smooth Pork Gravy. No surprise here, your favorite amusement park fry stand made the "cut." Alecia Murphy from Wilmington, North Carolina on June 26, 2013: I want to leap through the screen and eat that sandwich! It’s not a sex thing, and it’s definitely not something they say in the Mafia even though it sounds like it should be: “Jimmy, I want you to turn him into a Pittsburgh salad. Responding early this morning and now I am hungry for one! Now if you'll excuse me, I'm going to have my lunch. I think the price of every sandwich was the same ($2.95 I believe) and there were "No Substitutions". The fries and coleslaw really add a great twist to this sandwich. "Everyone has a story of their first sandwich. Alisha Ebrahimji CNN Published Monday, February 24, 2020 11:05AM EST Burger King's latest creation: is the Chip Butty, a patty-less sandwich. 8.4. Claudia Mitchell (author) on July 21, 2013: Hi Thelma - Thanks so much for reading and commenting. The idea of an all-in-one sandwich of meat, coleslaw, and French fries became an instant hit with the surrounding Strip District purveyors. The french fries and coleslaw are the ingredients that make it so unique. Everyone Has An Affair With Food! Voted up and shared!---Lisa♥. Inspired by a popular Pittsburgh Sandwich, this dip reimagines its signature ingredients – french fries and cole slaw – into one creamy, melty, mouth-watering game day appetizer! twig22bend - Hope you got a chance to make this sandwich and I'm glad you enjoyed the hub. For this sandwich, I used pastrami, because to me, it is the greatest cold cut ever. I prefer thinner french fries, but crinkle-cut work well too. It is easy to recognize a Pittsburgh-style sandwich. Made with thick slices of Italian bread, this has to be a sandwich fit for a king. Thanks for commenting. Jim has lived in the area since 1979, and has been coming to Primanti’s for sardine sandwiches since the '80s. I appreciate you support and kind comments. French fries sandwich is a good combination. French Fry Factory is known for being an outstanding coffee & espresso. Gently press down so all of the ingredients mingle together. I held a shrouded secret -- that I didn't like Primanti's -- that if anyone knew, I'd be doomed to transient status forever. Thanks. Rajan Singh Jolly from From Mumbai, presently in Jalandhar, INDIA. My fellow partner in food, Mandy McFadden of eatPGH, introduced me to the wonder of the Donnie Brasco -- Buffalo chicken, cheese, lettuce, tomato, onions, hot pepper rings, and egg salad. Everyone has an affair with food. Claudia Mitchell (author) on November 19, 2013: Hi JPSO138 - I hope you had a chance to try out the sandwich and I hope you liked it. We've rounded up Pittsburgh's five best local venues serving the most delicious fries in the 'Burgh. ^. Their idea was to create an eating place that was simple but offered tasty food. She lives in New York City now, but a giant sandwich is always in the cards on visits home. Lucy Jones from Scandinavia on July 09, 2013: Claudia Mitchell (author) on July 08, 2013: Thanks teaches! Guess I need to go shopping tomorrow! You can’t mention French Fries in Pittsburgh without a nod to the city’s most famous sandwich shop, Primanti Brothers. There's just something about cole slaw on meat that entices me. Ham, french fries, tomato, provolone cheese, and coleslaw are stuffed between two slices of Italian bread and served on wax paper. Hi Alecia - This really is simple to do. I couldn't believe it, but it was great and I'm hooked. I sat with friends and shared another of the restaurant’s staples: the a Pitts-burger, the alleged second-best selling item after Iron City Beer. I appreciate the support too! Preheat oven to 225 degrees F (110 degrees C). Sharing. Had no idea a whole region of the world ate this way. Crisp coleslaw adds a fresh touch to the sandwich. It drives me crazy when I see something really yummy that I know I should not eat at night (or sometimes not at all). A Pittsburgh salad is, quite predictably, a salad with French fries on it. Each Headwich is named after neighborhoods, family members, friends, and even loyal customers. on July 04, 2013: GTF, I haven't eaten a Pittsburg sandwich but we do make something like this minus the meat. Thanks for commenting. Kathryn from Windsor, Connecticut on June 26, 2013: Fantastic! J Antonio Marcelino from Illinois, USA on August 19, 2013: My very next sandwich will have french fries on it. I have never made a coleslaw with oil and vinegar so that was a very useful tip I will try! Best French Restaurants in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Find Tripadvisor traveler reviews of Pittsburgh French restaurants and search by price, location, and more. Love all the ingredients, suggestions and tips. Capeesh?” A Pittsburgh salad is, quite predictably, a salad with French fries on it. Humanely consuming the behemoth of Italian bread, coleslaw, fries, cheese, and meat patties, I finally understood what the hype was all about. Gibby's French Fry Report ... On a recent work-related trip to Pittsburgh, one of my fry spies (not JoeDonn) ... My fry spy inhaled the sandwich in 3 minutes and declared that the fries are a 6.5 alone, but the overall sandwich/fry experience rates an 11. Perhaps I was too focused on people, work, and getting my caffeine fix. Place the bread on a baking sheet, and toast to a light brown in the preheated oven, 3 to 5 minutes. “The ingredients taste great apart, but it is an amazing combination when you put them together,” says Mark Yester, a born-and-raised Pittsburgher. French restaurants still serve the fries in Paris on the Pont Neuf where they originated from, according to the French connoisseurs. You'll love it and your slaw sounds light and delicious. - Jim Shearer, Top 20 Countdown Dave Forman: Fantastic collection of older and new comic books, toys, cds, records, dvds, books, and magazines. Hope your family enjoys this as their supper. I've been swamped. Maybe it was the alcohol or maybe it was the friends. grilled lamb topped with green peppers, onions and provolone cheese, served on pita bread Lamb On The Rod $8.00 You can't talk about good sandwich places in Pittsburgh without adding Primanti's to the list. I am making one of these in the near future. Sorry you missed it, but now you can make your own. Sondra Rochelle from USA on July 04, 2013: I grew up in Pittsburgh, but never even heard about this type of sandwich! Inspired by a popular Pittsburgh Sandwich, this dip reimagines its signature ingredients – french fries and cole slaw – into one creamy, melty, mouth-watering game day appetizer! It is no wonder that the Primanti Sandwich was the result -- it's a whole meal in each bite. Voted up and shared on FB, pinned and tweeted. Fries in a sandwich? Substitute onion rings - $1.00. Voted up, interesting, useful, awesome, shared, tweeted and pinned to comfort food! Hi Sunshine - One of the nice perks of living around Pittsburgh is the availability of fresh italian bread. Then came another storefront, and another, and another... Today, there are 30 Primanti storefronts across the country with a loyal public following. BRGR. Thanks so much SuzieHQ. If you can't have one of those, then another tomato will do. Fries smothered in cheese and bacon. Racing in a scavenger hunt, the challenge required all competitors to finish a full, highly stacked ‘wich without the use of hands. Considering two of Pittsburgh’s most iconic dishes (the “Pittsburgh Salad” and the Primanti Brothers sandwich) are topped with French Fries, it would be accurate to call Pittsburgh a French Fry town. I´ll definitely try this one soon. What a day to be alive! This is definitely something that has been around Pittsburgh for a while. VH1: For lunch go to Wholey’s — the fried cod sandwich is the best fish sandwich you’ll ever eat in your life. Claudia Mitchell (author) on January 21, 2016: Hi suzzycue - Apologies that it took so long to reply. Wow., there is a name for it! I have never heard of this Pittsburg style sandwich before. Voted up and sharing! I can't look at pinterest late at night without drooling over some of the recipes. Went to the strip district in the wee hours of the morning, I'm sure alcohol was involved beforehand. I like chips on my sandwich too. Thanks aviannovice - I guess anything on a sandwich is good if we like it. I prefer thinner french fries, but crinkle-cut work well too.). The city’s other favorite food, the pierogi, even gets its due in the South Side Slopes 12, voted the 5th best sandwich in America by Maxim in 2004. 1 (16 ounce bag) of shredded coleslaw mix or shredded cabbage. Never thought I could recreate it but this is inspirational. Linda Crampton from British Columbia, Canada on July 23, 2013: These sounds so delicious, Glimmer! "It is a hometown thing," says Jim. Thanks for sharing. It’s like clearing out the cupboards into a bun. I´m getting hungry now and it´s 1:30 at dawn. Top with 4-5 French fries, 1/4 cup coleslaw, and 1 slice tomato. Thanks for sharing Glimmer. It’s not a sex thing, and it’s definitely not something they say in the Mafia even though it sounds like it should be: “Jimmy, I want you to turn him into a Pittsburgh salad. By Maria Yagoda Updated July 25, 2018 Compare reviews of cheddar sandwich and grilled sandwiches. They have a family special that includes four fish sandwiches, french fries and cole slaw for $30. Pittsburgh is known for its delicious, French fry filled sandwiches and there’s no shortage of places to find that perfect sub or sandwich. The next thing that gets added to the sandwich is French fries. Repeat with the … In Peru, French fries are often added to sandwiches and burgers. Thanks for stopping by and reading the article. Interesting recipe. I'm pinning this hub to my comfort food board. I called bullshit. Healthy too. where french fry recipe uses a double frying method for a fluffy interior and crispy exterior. I love the idea of the vinegary coleslaw and I also vote for pastrami as the best cold cut ever. Vinegary coleslaw burned my nostrils as I choked down bread. Sometimes french fries just make the best meals. There are a couple ingredients I cannot have, but the rest sounds yummy. and adding the french fries, why didn't I think of that? This is such a unique regional sandwich it was fun to write about it. This was the first time I tried the legendary Pittsburgh Primanti's sandwich -- the one with anchovies, of all options -- and I laid face down in it. They put fries on salads around here too. Primanti Bros. is a Pittsburgh favorite. They really are good. And just like that, a star was born. Thank you for sharing. Why not? You can always double the meat and add on eggs and onions, if basic pile-ons aren’t enough. Hi tillsontitan - I've never heard of a dagwood, but may have to investigate. Well now you can make your own sandwich in the wee hours without having to get out of the house and bring back more memories. Pittsburgh Steak Salad is a steak salad with french fries and ranch dressing on top of it. Just heat a non-stick pan up and warm the slices for a few minutes. Try this Primanti's coleslaw recipe at home. Kristen Howe from Northeast Ohio on September 22, 2015: Glimmer, I will, maybe next month. Neat article...good job. Just serve with an ice-cold beverage and enjoy. This was Pittsburgh in a sandwich; each salty-acerbic bite anointing my tongue with residency. Pont Neuf where they originated from, according to the sandwich. Thanks for commenting known coleslaw. Capicola and cheese, capicola, all stacked on top of the coleslaw is inspirational this. Claudia Mitchell french fry sandwich pittsburgh author ) on August 19, 2013: Fantastic like a BLT or and. 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