Sub Sandwich

Emma Andersen

The Sandwich

place or origin is the United States, Northeast

a sandwich made of a long roll typically filled with meat, cheese, and vegetables such as lettuce, tomato, and onions. depending on what you put in your sub, you can have it be in each food group.

the origin of the name “submarine sandwich” is believed to have been created on a United States Naval Base in Connecticut. Benedetto Capaldo, a local restaurant owner, would typically receive several hundred orders for these types of sandwiches every day from the sailors on the base during World War II.