The 10 Best Cuban Sandwiches in the U.S.
In the pantheon of great sandwiches, there is a certain perfection to the Cuban that renders a ham and cheese sandwich boring. Grilled cheese? Pedestrian. Meanwhile, a Cuban features salty pork, sweet ham and fatty salami (provided you're in Tampa), balanced by cool and crunchy pickles and tangy mustard, bound by melty Swiss cheese and the perfectly soft but slightly crunchy Cuban bread - ideally smeared with butter. Its origins are in dispute, but one thing isn't - the Cuban is a delicious masterpiece. Here are 10 worth seeking out around the country.