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6 Facts You Might Not Know About The Sandwich

What can eat when you are in a hurry, and you are so much hungry? Though there are different foods available in restaurants, sandwiches are the best way to solve this problem. This is both tasty and hygienic. There are different types of sandwiches from various small and big restaurants. One of the most famous sandwiches is gourmet sandwiches. It comes with a rich look and right amount of calorie. There are also some other styles of sandwiches which you can take at any time. There are different interesting facts about sandwiches which most of the people doesn’t know. Here I am sharing 6 facts about it.

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1. Naming of Sandwich

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Do you know from where the name sandwich has come? It named after John Montagu (from 1718-92) the 4th Earl of Sandwich. This person first started the way to eat beef between two slices of toast. After that, it became so popular among the world.

2. Number of Sandwiches Americans Eat

This is a popular food in the USA among different fast foods. The number of sandwiches that Americans eat in a year is 300 million. It sounds crazy, right? But most of the people love to eat this small item. There are different styles of making a sandwich in America.

3. British Spend for Sandwich

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Like the USA, British people also take a lot of sandwiches in their daily life. They are spending a lot of money only for this item. In an average, British spend £7.5bn a year on sandwiches, and it is increasing day by day.

4. Most Popular Sandwiches

As I mentioned above, there are a variety of Sandwiches available with different prices. But what are the best and popular types of it? There is mainly two type of sandwiches that are so popular. They are Ham sandwich and chicken sandwich. But the most popular one is peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. This is a plain style, and most of the Americans love to eat this.

5. Some World Records

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There are various world records about the sandwich. The longest sandwich, created in Italy with a length 2081 ft. The largest sandwich weighed 5,440 lbs. On average, every American eat 1500 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches by the time they are ins school.

6. Calorie

This is an excellent source of calorie. A 146g sandwich contains 352 calories. There are also some fat, Cholesterol, Sodium, Carbohydrates, etc.

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