The Serious Eats Guide to Sandwiches, the International Edition
We've already covered many of the sandwich styles in America; it's now time to travel the globe. In this guide you'll find Vietnamese banh mis, Mexican tortas, Turkish kebabs, British bacon buttys, and so many more international sandwich varieties. Quite a few of these have become staples outside of their homelands. See them all in the slideshow! Please chime in to let us know which ones we missed.
Note: some of these are wrapped in pitas or steamed buns, but still count as honorary members of the sandwich genre in our minds.
Latin America & the Caribbean
Gatsby (South Africa)
Bacon Butty (UK and New Zealand) / Rasher Sandwich (Ireland)
Chip Butty (UK)
Doner Kebab (Turkey / Germany)
Croque Monsieur / Croque Madame (France)
Pan Bagnat (France)
Shooter's Sandwich (UK)
Smorrebrod / Butterbrot (Denmark / Germany)
Tea Sandwich, a.k.a. Finger Sandwich (UK)