A medianoche is a popular sandwich typically eaten as a snack, lunch or after a night of partying. Medianoche translates to midnight and this sandwich can be found in cafeterias and restaurants all over Miami. Some call it the Cuban sandwich’s cousin because they’re almost identical.
Burgers & Sandwiches
If you’re looking for weekend fare, check out this collection of sandwiches and burgers. From a salisbury steak open face sandwich to a delicious fried pork sandwich, there’s something here that’s sure to please!
Pan con lechon is a roast pork sandwich that’s really popular in South Florida and it’s a delicious way to use leftover roast pork. Pan con lechon translates to bread with roast pork, which is appropriate because those are the star ingredients. Add some sliced onions and mojo sauce to top it off.
A Cuban sandwich, also called simply “Cubano” or Sandwich Cubano, is made with ham, roast pork, pickles and swiss cheese all generously stacked on Cuban bread. The sandwich is then lightly buttered and heated on a plancha (sandwich press) until the bread is toasty and the cheese is melted. It’s one of the best sandwiches ever!
Buffalo chicken meatballs are great on their own or in a sandwich with lettuce, tomato and blue cheese dressing. These meatballs are made with ground chicken, onion, garlic, spices and a little hot sauce. Then they’re baked and tossed in a simple, two ingredient buffalo sauce. They’re easy and delicious!
This buffalo chicken wrap is a delicious and really easy recipe to put together for lunch. It’s a great option for a quick dinner and they’re perfect for your game-day spread too. For these wraps we use large flour tortillas and stuff them with diced poached chicken breast, cream cheese, sour cream and plenty of hot sauce. Then we add a generous amount lettuce and top the whole thing off with ranch dressing.
These Patty Melts start with simply seasoned ground beef patties that are grilled to taste. Then they get a generous amount of cheese, perfectly grilled onions and crispy bacon. All this goodness is stacked in between white sandwich bread, then cooked grilled-cheese-style with plenty of butter. Absolutely delicious, enjoy!