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  • Does the sandwich still reign supreme?
  • Does the sandwich still reign supreme?
    Garry Knight, Creative Commons (2016) ©

How do you decide what to eat for lunch?

The sandwich is the one of Britain’s most iconic culinary inventions, and a lunchtime staple for many. But what drives people to opt for a sarnie, salad or soup during the work day? Canvas8 sat down with 20 men and women from across the UK to find out how they decide what to munch for lunch.

Location United Kingdom

The sandwich is the one of the most iconic British culinary inventions, with people across the country eating over 11.5 billion of them each year, contributing to a segment that was valued at £7.25 billion in 2014. [1][2] And what better way to celebrate this cultural artefact than with British Sandwich Week?

According to research commissioned by Lurpak, the humble cheese sandwich remains Britain’s favourite lunch – but given the abundance of choice on high streets and supermarket shelves, what makes people settle on one food option over another? [3] Is ...



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