I am a sucker for Italian sandwiches. Reading back on many of my Sandwich Saturday posts, its pretty obvious. Salami, capicola, provolone, pepperoncinis … yum! So, when I realized St. Louis was halfway between Kansas City and Louisville, I knew exactly where Brad Pitt and I were going to make a Pitt stop on our road trip last week: Pickles Deli. I had their Italian sub the last time we were in the StL and it was fan-freaking-tastic.
Here is half of the sandwich:As I looked at this tasty creation today, I realized it was calling to me. I don’t know how to explain it, but all of a sudden I wasn’t seeing an Italian sub anymore. I was seeing … Italian Man Sandwich. And he was talking to me:
And that is why this is one of my favorite Italian sandwiches. Hello beautiful!
Happy Sandwich Saturday!