Tag: tomato

Bruschetta on garlic Italian

Bruschetta on garlic Italian

You can certainly eat a sandwich on a date. We have before and we have again. Chopped tomato and basil mix with a heavy garlic flavor in this homemade bruschetta mix, which spreads nicely on the grilled garlic bread. Chopped bits may always wander, so […]

Italian Sub (Hoagie) No. 3

Italian Sub (Hoagie) No. 3

We went to Jersey Mike’s Subs for today’s portrait, held tight like a prized possession by guest portraiteer James O’Meara. Upon entering, the order was simple: “The Original Italian with everything but olives.” Jersey Mike’s doesn’t have olives! So they piled on all the fixins […]

Meatloaf BLT

Meatloaf BLT

Who needs bread when you have a loaf of meat? This is one way to take the classically-thought-of light and tame BLT to another level. Take those healthy ingredients of (turkey)bacon, lettuce, and tomato and sandwich them between two slabs of meat. It may not […]

Lox on wheat bagel

Lox on wheat bagel

On a hot day, sometimes you need to cool off with something light and refreshing, but let’s say healthy, too. Enter lox. This deli and brunch favorite will kick start your day, but also make you feel light and easy. Smoked salmon combines with onion […]

Salmon BLT on wheat

Salmon BLT on wheat

“What is up with that bread?” That’s the first question everyone asks when they see this portrait. It’s Pepperidge Farm Very Thin Wheat bread. “Oh, well. Okay.” With that out of the way, bask in the sauteed salmon and fresh veggies. It’s a great foundation, […]

Italian Hoagie on Italian

Italian Hoagie on Italian

Sometimes you need a good ol’ greaser to get you through the day. Oil abounds on this Italian hoagie, topped with all the fixin’s you could want– hot and sweet peppers, lettuce, tomato, onion, and vinegar (to complement the oil). Let’s not skip out on […]

Crab Cake on English muffin

Crab Cake on English muffin

Hershey, PA, is known for fountains of flowing chocolate, but while you’re in town and growing tired of tasting sweetness, you can take a short trip to Tröegs Brewing Company. There, you will find this wonderful pile of goodness: a crab cake on a made-from-scratch […]

Salmon on Italian

Salmon on Italian

Though seafood doesn’t lend itself well to time lapse, it may be a great riverside summer picnic food if you have the right resources. You won’t find any fresh salmon in the Susquehanna River, but you will be able to see peaceful waves flow by, […]

Whacked Chicken Cutlet Hoagie

Whacked Chicken Cutlet Hoagie

This hoagie is primo, despite the quick cell-phone portrait we’ve cobbled together here. Portraits on the go are always tricky, but this Primo Hoagie will make you sit down and stay for a while. Delightful chicken cutlets are the main protein component of this concoction. […]

Turkey Bacon Cheeseburger on bread thin

Turkey Bacon Cheeseburger on bread thin

Oh yes, turkey God! Sure, there’s not much of a bun, but look at that delicious burger (packed with garlic, basil, and more spices). Tomato settles into the melting provolone cheese, lettuce next, then turkey bacon on top. That looks like the healthiest attempt at […]