January 14th, 2024
Pastrami lovers across the country look forward to their favorite sandwich on January 14 as they recognize National Hot Pastrami Sandwich Day.
A very popular delicatessen meat, pastrami is usually made from beef however sometimes is made from pork, mutton or turkey. Pastrami was originally created as a way to preserve meat before modern refrigeration and is made by the raw meat being brined, partially dried, seasoned with various herbs and spices, then smoked and steamed.
Give luncheonettes, delis, sub shops, and supermarkets a chance to shine by using National Pastrami Sandwich Day as a reason to highlight this lunch favorite, and other sandwich recipes.