Via Paul Vargas comes Grub Street’s list of thirteen spectacular pork sandwiches that aren’t the McRib. A bunch of these will be familiar to regular TedQuarters readers. I’ve had seven of them — though I haven’t reviewed a few — and been to nine of the places listed. They’re all good, but the only ones I think I’d call “spectacular” would be the inner-circle Sandwich Hall of Famers on the list, the P.B.L.T. and the Momofuku pork bun.
Also, I keep reading about this Brooklyn Sandwich Society, and I’m obviously intrigued even if it seems a bit expensive. But I’m also massively frustrated because I used to live around the corner when there was no such sandwich society in existence. This is a map from my old place to the Brooklyn Sandwich Society: