How to Build the Best BLT Sandwich

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There’s an art to putting together the perfect BLT sandwich, and it’s actually pretty straightforward. Let us show you how to take your sandwich from being a bland, blank canvas to a masterpiece that delights both the eyes and the tastebuds.

To keep things easy, we’ll focus on the classic BLT (bacon, lettuce, and tomato) because it has all the core components you need for a beautiful creation: bread, spread, protein, dense veggies, and lighter veggies. Each of these contribute essential textures and flavors, and belong in different layers. Check out our infographic below to see how to construct the best BLT sandwich.

The masterpiece is complete. Now you just need to zap it in your pan, broiler, or panini press, and bon appétit—the best BLT sandwich is yours to enjoy. Try out our new recipe featuring our Angus steak BLT sandwich.

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