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Old 09-04-2019, 05:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Colibri View Post
According to Wiki, the "Italian sandwich" was invented by an Italian-American in Maine in 1903. But I think you can go with the type of hero made in a typical New York Italian deli.

The basic ingredients would include:

-Long, crusty, "Italian bread" roll (like a baguette)
...otherwise known as "Pane Francese"...

"Authentic" is often hard to justify for modern foodstuffs in any case. "Authentic pizza" has tomatoes on it after all. Basically we're all food whores. And all the better for it.
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