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60 Non-Traditional Sandwich Ideas

Celebrate National Sandwich Day with a Mouthwatering New Recipe

— November 3, 2015 — Lifestyle
In honor of National Sandwich Day, mix up a traditional lunch by trying one of these mouthwatering homemade creations. From the banana bacon sandwich by Refinery29 to a savory pumpkin grilled cheese, there are a variety of exciting sandwiches in need of a taste test.

Instead of opting for a classic peanut butter or bologna sandwich, try a recipe that will shake things up in an exciting way. While using rice buns for a hamburger or eliminating meat from a cranberry sandwich might sound strange, these dishes are actually an incredible way explore a variety of cultural cuisines.

The art of sandwich making has long been practiced around the world. Celebrate National Sandwich Day with a delicious new recipe --whether you're seeking a sweet maple-flavored breakfast sandwich, a savory sub or a healthy ice cream dessert, sandwiches are a very versatile dish.
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Batter-Stuffed Biscuit Sandwiches
Batter-Stuffed Biscuit Sandwiches
These Oatmeal Cookies are Filled with Oatmeal Cookie Dough
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Cinnamon Bun Sandwiches
Cinnamon Bun Sandwiches
The Peanut Butter & Jelly Cinnamon Roll Recipe Updates a Classic Sandwich
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Cereal Ice Cream Sandwiches
Cereal Ice Cream Sandwiches
These Apple Jacks Frozen Desserts Feature Decadent Caramel Swirls
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Banana Bacon Sandwiches
Banana Bacon Sandwiches
This Revamped PB & J Sandwich is a Triple Decker Sure to Transform Lunch
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Rosemary Ice Cream Sandwiches
Rosemary Ice Cream Sandwiches
This Mini Ice Cream Sandwich Puts Unlikely Herbs in Dairy Desserts
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Stuffed Chocolate French Toasts
Stuffed Chocolate French Toasts
This Breakfast Spin Features a Gooey Peanut Butter Centre
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Autumnal Ice Cream Sandwiches
Autumnal Ice Cream Sandwiches
These Ginger Snap Treats Contain Coconut and Pineapple Ice Cream
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Pricey Philly Cheesesteaks
Pricey Philly Cheesesteaks
The Barclay Prime Offers a Divine Philly Sandwich for $120 Per Order
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Sandwich Chocolate Cookies
Sandwich Chocolate Cookies
These Cult Classic Cookies are Infused with Banana and Peanut Butter
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Childhood Sandwich Donuts
Childhood Sandwich Donuts
These Homemade Peanut Butter and Jam Donuts are a Nostalgic Treat
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Gluten-Free Cauliflower Buns
Gluten-Free Cauliflower Buns
These Tasty Rolls are a Healthy Alternative to Bread
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Veggie Pretzel Grilled Cheeses
Veggie Pretzel Grilled Cheeses
This Mozzarella Spinach Sandwich Features Gourmet Pretzel Bread
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Meatless Cranberry Sandwiches
Meatless Cranberry Sandwiches
This Vegan Sandwich is Filled with Proteins Sourced from Chickpeas
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Healthy Chili Burgers
Healthy Chili Burgers
These Turkey Burgers are Topped with Green Chili and Lettuce Buns
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Pumpkin-Infused Sandwiches
Pumpkin-Infused Sandwiches
This New Pumpkin Sandwich is Being Offered Across Japan at Starbucks
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Breakfast Burger Hybrids
Breakfast Burger Hybrids
Burger King New Zealand Added a Decadent Breakfast Sandwich to Its Menu
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Cheesy Blueberry Sandwiches
Cheesy Blueberry Sandwiches
This Blueberry Balsamic Grilled Cheese is a Refreshing Summer Meal
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Fanged Sandwich Cookies
Fanged Sandwich Cookies
These DIY Halloween Cookies are Frightening and Festive
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Bacon-Stuffed Sausages
Bacon-Stuffed Sausages
Dunkn' Donuts is Creating a Breakfast Meat Hybrid for Morning Sandwiches
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Spicy Brisket Sandwiches
Spicy Brisket Sandwiches
This Tasty Sandwich Features Chipotle BBQ Sauce and Diced Jalapenos
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Pumpkin Grilled Cheeses
Pumpkin Grilled Cheeses
This Fall Twist on a Classic Recipe Incorporates a Fried Egg and Sage
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Stretched-Out Spicy Burgers
Stretched-Out Spicy Burgers
This Extra-Long Sriracha Cheeseburger is an Unusual Patty Creation
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Seafood-Stuffed Pastries
Seafood-Stuffed Pastries
This Flaky Croissant is Topped with a Creamy Shrimp Salad
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Spicy Thai-Inspired Sandwiches
Spicy Thai-Inspired Sandwiches
This Smoky Chicken Sandwich Features a Trio of Spicy Sauces
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Spicy Chicken Sandwiches
Spicy Chicken Sandwiches
These Hearty Sandwiches are Smothered in Hot Sauce
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Gravy-Drenched Hamburgers
Gravy-Drenched Hamburgers
This London Burger Joint Serves Juicy Sandwiches with Extra Gravy
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Vegan Sandwich Cookies
Vegan Sandwich Cookies
These Chocolate Whoopie Pies are Free of Dairy and Gluten
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Rotisserie-Style Chicken Sandwiches
Rotisserie-Style Chicken Sandwiches
This Fast Food Sandwich Features High-Quality Cuts of Meat
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Spicy Chickpea Sandwiches
Spicy Chickpea Sandwiches
These Mediterranean Wraps are Meat-Free and Vegan-Friendly
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Healthy Ice Cream Sandwiches
Healthy Ice Cream Sandwiches
These Frozen Treats are Calorie-Conscious and Use Frozen Bananas
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Hangover-Curing Burgers
Hangover-Curing Burgers
This Local Burger is Designed to Appeal to Las Vegas Residents
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Taco-Inspired Sandwiches
Taco-Inspired Sandwiches
This New Submarine Sandwich Features Traditional Taco Toppings
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Middle Eastern Subs
Middle Eastern Subs
Whitebox Eatery's Falafel Sandwich Can Barely Be Contained to the Bun
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Ramen Bun BLTs
Ramen Bun BLTs
The Buzzfeed BLT Sandwich Tutorial Shows You How to Make Ramen Noodle Buns
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Nutty Open-Faced Sandwiches
Nutty Open-Faced Sandwiches
This Thai Sandwich Features Crunchy and Spicy Toppings
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Seaweed Veggie Wraps
Seaweed Veggie Wraps
These Vegetarian Hummus Wraps Sub in Nori for Bread
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Fresh Open-Faced Sandwiches
Fresh Open-Faced Sandwiches
This Delicious Tomato Sandwich Only Has Three Ingredients
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French Toast Sandwiches
French Toast Sandwiches
The Carl's Jr Breakfast Panini Features Cinnamon Swirl French Toast
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Fried Cheesy Macaroni Sandwiches
Fried Cheesy Macaroni Sandwiches
The Grilled Mac and CHeese Sandwich From DudeFoods is Epic
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Elongated Burgers
Elongated Burgers
Burger King's Extra Long BBQ Burger is Built Out Rather Than Up
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Veggie-Packed Grilled Cheeses
Veggie-Packed Grilled Cheeses
This Tasty Avocado Grilled Cheese Sandwich Reinvents a Classic Lunch
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Summertime Breakfast Sandwiches
Summertime Breakfast Sandwiches
This Easy English Muffin Breakfast Uses Seasonal Summer Produce
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Paleo Waffle Sandwiches
Paleo Waffle Sandwiches
This Sandwich Supplies a Savory Take on National Waffle Day
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Supersized Chicken Sandwiches
Supersized Chicken Sandwiches
This Hearty Sandwich Features a Monstrous Chicken Breast Fillet
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Hawaiian Breakfast Sandwiches
Hawaiian Breakfast Sandwiches
The EggSlut Eatery Makes Cheese-Free Egg Sandwiches
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Lobster-Topped Burgers
Lobster-Topped Burgers
This Unusual Burger Puts a Fresh Twist on Traditional Surf and Turf
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Deep-Fried Cheese Sandwiches
Deep-Fried Cheese Sandwiches
These Super Tasty 'Cheese Frenchees' are a Nebraskan Specialty
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Deli Ice Cream Sandwiches
Deli Ice Cream Sandwiches
This Pastrami Ice Cream Sandwich Flavor Boast Bold Savory Seasonings
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Avocado Breakfast Sandwiches
Avocado Breakfast Sandwiches
This Healthy English Muffin Sandwich Features Creamy Avocado
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Ground Chicken Burger Patties
Ground Chicken Burger Patties
This Dish Puts a Unique Spin on the Traditional Chicken Burger
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Creamy Cereal Sandwiches
Creamy Cereal Sandwiches
These Fruity Pebbles Homemade Cookies are Used in Ice Cream Sandwiches
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Pulled Mushroom Sandwiches
Pulled Mushroom Sandwiches
This Cleveland Tavern Offers a Pulled Barbecued Mushroom Sandwich
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Asian Grilled Cheese Hybrids
Asian Grilled Cheese Hybrids
This Recipe is for a Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Ramen and Kimchi
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Rice-Based Burger Buns
Rice-Based Burger Buns
This Crispy Chicken Burger Features a Bread-Free Bun
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Sandwich Breakfast Burritos
Sandwich Breakfast Burritos
This Peanut Butter and Jelly Burrito is an Usual Hybrid Meal
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Bagel Ice Cream Sandwiches
Bagel Ice Cream Sandwiches
This Unusual Bagel and Ice Cream Combo is Enough to Beat the Heat
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Donut Ice Cream Sandwiches
Donut Ice Cream Sandwiches
This Desserty Take on the Ice Cream Sandwich is Quite Decadent
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Cheeseburger-Stuffed Ravioli Burgers
Cheeseburger-Stuffed Ravioli Burgers
This Epic Ravioli Recipe Contains a Burger Within a Burger
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Spaghetti Meatball Sandwiches
Spaghetti Meatball Sandwiches
The Delightful Spaghetti and Meatballwich is Pasta in Sandwich Form
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