Although bite-sized sandwiches are all the rage during high tea, the layered sandwich cake will have guests puzzled and salivating in curiosity. The covert treat may look like a cake, but don't expect to get a sugar rush from this tasty bite.
The whimsical creation is actually a popular traditional Scandinavian dish called "Smörgåstårta," which is Swedish for -- you guessed it -- sandwich cake. The dish is created using slices of bread to resemble the layers of a traditional cake. Toppings like veggies, egg, cold cuts and other popular fillings are piled-high in between the layers. Mayonnaise is typically used as the icing to keep this triple-decker layered sandwich cake sturdy and stable.
The ModCloth blog variation is a cucumber and avocado sandwich with an outer ring of asparagus, a fun twist on this classic combo.
Disguised Stacked Lunches
11,938 clicks in 109 w
More Stats +/-
15 Funky Food Blogs
Cafe Cuisine Art
Instant Doughnut Grills
Bitter Bagelicious Birds
Exotic Double-Decker Desserts
The Layered Sandwich Cake is Savory Despite its Sweet Profile
By: Shiori Mine - Published: Jun 25, 2012 • References: blog.modcloth