Sandwich Report Card: Heart-Stopping BLT

Filed Under: Sandwich
In the Midwest, 3 sandwiches go head-to-head for a chance to be the regional champ. The last of these is the Heart-Stopping BLT from Crown Candy Kitchen. Get the facts on this contender and the recipe so you can make it at home.







Sandwich:
Heart-Stopping BLT


Where to Find It:
Crown Candy's Kitchen
1401 Saint Louis Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63106


History:
Crown Candy Kitchen was opened in 1913 by Harry Karandzieff and his best friend Pete Jugaloff. They brought their candy-making skills from Greece and opened family-friendly restaurant where their creations could be enjoyed. During the early 50’s Harry’s son George took the business over and today his 3 sons -- Andy, Tommy and Mike -- run the business.



BITE Score Rating:

B - Simple white bread nicely toasted
I - Let's talk about proportions: there's a pig in every sandwich.
T- Taste is incredible; it's everything you love in a classic BLT.
E- It immediately reminds you of home, your favorite diner or lunch counter.

Results: Defeated by Al's Italian Beef Sandwich


Recipe:

Ingredients
* 2 pieces of White Toast
* 12 pieces of Oscar Meyer Pork Bacon
* 2-3 slices of Tomato
* 3-4 nice size pieces of Lettuce
* Miracle Whip


Directions
* Assemble the bacon, lettuce and tomato on white toast.
* Add a smear of Miracle Whip.


You Might Also Like

A Day With Adam Richman

Eat, drink and shop the Adam ...

Sandwich Report Card: Pulled ...

Get to know JR's BBQ in Culver ...

Adam's Favorite Lobster Roll

Visit the Galley in Naples, ME, ...

Marques de Riscal

Relax and enjoy a glass or three ...

More Travel Inspirations

HGTV Urban Oasis
HGTV Urban Oasis 2014

Enter daily for a chance to win a grand prize worth over $1.5M, located in Atlanta.

Food.com App
Sign Up for the Thanksgiving Newsletter

Get the essential Food Network email featuring time saving tips, recipes and how-to videos.

Food Network Back to School
Food Network's Back to School Recipes

Win over the kids with these easy, time-saving dinners the family will love.

 

See Also

Best Sandwich: The Final Contestants

Get a look at the 10 mouthwatering finalists ...

Best Sandwich in America: New England Pictures

Adam Richman’s quest brings him to New ...

Best Sandwich in America: Southwest Pictures

Adam's search brings him to the Southwest, ...