The humble bread sandwich that was invented in the 18th Century Europe has now become so popular that it even has a day to celebrate it. The American’s have National Sandwich Day on 3rd November. A sandwich is made by putting your choice of fillings between a slice of bread. When in a hurry, or in deep hunger, a vegetable sandwich is a quick help buddy. They are of the choices for fast order, but they can also be prepared nutritiously and deliciously for your school kid’s tiffin or your office lunch.
Your choice of topping, filling, and garnishing can make a terrific Vegetable Sandwich. If you will replace your family lunch or dinner with a Sandwich, make a healthy one. Here are some essential facts of Sandwich in general and Vegetable Sandwich in particular.
Types of Vegetable Sandwich
Not only can you use many ingredients in preparing the vegetable sandwich, but also a lot of styles can be used. They add to taste, and you can delightfully present them to yourself, guests, or customers. Though Sandwiches can spill over your imaginations in terms of cut, shape, and stack, the following ones are the style in vogue:
- Open-faced Sandwich with different fillings and spreads on top of a bread slice.
- Plain Sandwich with fillings in-between two plain pieces of bread.
- Ribbon Sandwich has multi-layers, and each layer can be topped with different fillings.
- Pinwheel Sandwich where bread slices are sliced longways and rolled up tightly with various toppings.
- Closed Tea Sandwiches are small Sandwiches cut in rectangular, square, or oblong shape from a full Sandwich.
- A Mosaic or Checkerboard Sandwich is the arrangement of several small sandwiches in a plate that makes it look like a mosaic art or a checkerboard.
- Grilled Or Cooked or Toasted Sandwiches can be made out of all the above types.
Notably, a quality and tasty bread go a long away to enhance the taste of your vegetable Sandwich. Apart from taste, the choice of bread also gives you plenty of healthy options. Try to replace your white bread with options such as multi-grain or 7-grain or 9-grain bread or sprouted bread. They are mostly variables of Whole Wheat Bread or Whole Grain Bread that maybe sprouted, and some come with seeds.
There are several thoughtful ingredients that are healthy and tasty and that can be packed in the Vegetable Sandwiches. The regular ones include tomatoes, cucumber, and spinach. However, one can add onions, beans, carrots, and bell pepper to spice up the regular Sandwich. Moreover, some ingredients are available in the form of lettuce, corn, avocado, and so on. You can also experiment with fruits such as bananas, green and red apple, pineapple with a touch of jelly and jam for your sweet tooth. You have a range of choices in hummus, mayonnaise, butter, and cheese to spread on them.
If you want to try new variants, there are other amazing recipes for Vegetable Sandwiches. You can make a Mediterranean style Eggplant Sandwich with tomato and pesto. You can also learn to make Pear and Walnut Fruit Sandwich. If you are a non-vegetarian, you may seek vegetarian sandwiches inspired by its non-vegetarian counterparts. You may try Jackfruit BBQ Sandwich, Grilled Buffalo Cauliflower Sandwich, Chickpea Salad Sandwich, and so on. Additionally, other ingredients such as eggplant, celery, green onion, cauliflower, jackfruit are used in these Sandwiches. Notably, smoked cheddar cheese, quick pickled red onions, jalapeño peppers, basil pesto, and olive spread add great flavors to these sandwiches.
Vegetable Sandwich may sound like a boring food ordered to compulsion, but you may be wrong on that early judgment. Even for a non-vegetarian, some fantastic veggie delights can make them re-order what they just ate. From terrific toppings to ingenious ingredients garnished with exquisite flavors, Vegetable Sandwiches are a delicious and healthy all-day treat.