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News Sat Aug 07 2010

A Girl, Her Goat, and Their Sandwich

Stephanie Izard, of Girl & The Goat, is competing in a virtual sandwich contest. Imagine eating a crisp panko-breaded pork loin sandwich with spicy-salty tapenade and sweet pepper aioli. Then imagine giving a boatload of cash to Common Threads, the Chicago nonprofit group that teaches low-income kids to cook healthy, affordable meals.

Now stop imagining things and go vote for Izard's sandwich (and get a copy of the recipe). If she wins Mezzetta's Celebrity Chef Sandwich Charity Challenge, Common Threads will get $10,000. Now that's a lot of guacamole...er, tapenade. Voting runs through September 6.

 

Likes Sandwiches Guy / August 7, 2010 12:31 PM

This is an awesome post...I love sandwiches, and stories about them. Thanks Sunny!

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I was using Rick Bayless' restroom, I mused, staring up at the ceiling window that was projecting a heavenly beacon of light upon my less-than-angelic duties. I could barely distinguish Rick's faint murmurs through the orange walls, something about how...
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