Did you know Brits spend over £8,000,000,000 a year on sandwiches! It’s no wonder there is a week dedicated to the iconic British creation.
According to food historians, the man behind the culinary invention is Lord John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich. He was an avid gambler wanting to satisfy his hunger without having to leave the game. When the waiters brought him meat in two slices of bread, the sandwich was born.
To celebrate the sandwich legacy, we put together some of the best sandwich recipes perfect for a family picnic!