How Savvy Chefs Changed Sandwiches as We Know Them

But when chefs get into the sandwich-making business, a sandwich isn’t just a sandwich. They obsess over each and every ingredient, which can make something as simple as mayo a time-intensive endeavor. That’s something that Nancy Pugh says she had to balance at Duckfat, the Portland, Maine-based sandwich shop she opened with her husband — French Laundry alum and 2009 James Beard Best Chef: Northeast winner Rob Evans — back in 2005, three full years before the chef-driven sandwich movement really took off.

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