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Name That Sub Sandwich!

What do you call the type of sandwich shown here? Your answer may say something about where you grew up. Alternately called heroes, hoagies, grinders, and more, a submarine-style sandwich served on a long roll has different names depending on where you are in the country. Think you're a hero when it comes to regional sandwich facts? Take my quiz.

Name That Sub Sandwich!

In Philadelphia, what's the name for a sandwich served on a big Italian roll?

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goldiecar goldiecar 8 years
0/8. That took real talent!!
Nellllll Nellllll 8 years
3/8 :(
AmberHoney AmberHoney 8 years
3/8 - Hubby would love this quiz, I'd rather have a crabcake.
HoneyBrown1976 HoneyBrown1976 8 years
Pixiedust, you must be from the suburbs, which is basically Pennsylvania, not Philly. Those born and raised in the city know about Roast Pork as the third sandwich option.
gibrad1 gibrad1 8 years
I enjoy eating subs,but I didn't even come close to correctly naming them.
amylouiseh amylouiseh 8 years
dame that quiz was hard so hard!!! i'm hungry as well of doing that quiz
juliefischer juliefischer 8 years
wow 5/8...better than I thought I would get. I guess on a lot of those!
lisabarn lisabarn 8 years
4/8 - guess we don't have a sandwich traditions here on the west coast?
miznic miznic 8 years
nummy! Best roast pork I ever had was at a place at the Italian Market in Philly. Actually, now that I think of it... it ties with one I had at Reading Terminal... aww, now I'm hungry. :/
kscincotta kscincotta 8 years
Likewise. I grew up in NY and have never heard of a wedge. I love me some spiedies though!
Kimpossible Kimpossible 8 years
I grew up in NY, never heard of a wedge. Then again we didn't eat out much so I was probably sheltered lol
mamasitamalita mamasitamalita 8 years
my mom is from Yonkers, they're wedges :)
Leanne1078 Leanne1078 8 years
Um, I'm from Philly and I didn't know about the roast pork. I got 5 out of 8, not too bad.
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