🌭 Hot Dog: Sandwich or Not? 🥪 The Debate That Divides the Nation (and Lunch Tables)

Ever bitten into a juicy hot dog and thought, "Hmm, I wonder if this cylindrical meat tube nestled in a fluffy carbohydrate casing could be classified as a sandwich?" 🤔 Well, congratulations, you're a true intellectual! This culinary conundrum has sparked debates more profound than the meaning of life itself.

 

Some geniuses argue, "Of course, it's meat between bread! 🍞🍖🍞 It's basically a culinary masterpiece on par with a Michelin-starred dish." 🤦‍♀️ Others, clearly lacking in taste buds, argue the hot dog's unique shape and bun-to-meat ratio disqualify it. They probably think a taco is a salad because it has lettuce. 🤷‍♀️

 

The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) steps in with their expert opinion: "Nay, the hot dog is its own glorious entity!" 😤 They're basically the Supreme Court of encased meats, so their word is law, obviously.

 

But dictionary giant Merriam-Webster, who clearly knows nothing about food, boldly disagrees, stating the hot dog fits the basic sandwich definition: "two or more slices of bread or a split roll having a filling in between." 📖 They probably think a hamburger is a type of sushi.

 

So, where does that leave us? 🤔 In a state of existential crisis, contemplating the very nature of existence? No, probably just hungry for a hot dog. Whether you're Team Sandwich or Team Not-a-Sandwich, one thing's for sure: the hot dog debate is the most pressing issue of our time. 😜

 

So next time you're enjoying this iconic American delicacy, take a moment to ponder its place in the culinary universe. And remember, no matter which side you're on, the hot dog will always be there for you, unlike your questionable life choices. 🎉

 

Written By: Amanda Morreale 

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Melanie
25 days ago

Hmmm...I didn't think of that but, I guess it will be same way as tacos

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