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Get your Grandwich on 2012: Part 4

This is the 4th installment of my quest to try every entry in the Grandwich competition. I try seven sandwiches and report on my findings in this video.
Underwriting support from:
The Politician at Grand Woods Lounge

The Politician at Grand Woods Lounge /Chris Freeman

West Michigan Philly at Bartertown

West Michigan Philly at Bartertown /Chris Freeman

Steelhead Sandwich at

Steelhead Sandwich at /Chris Freeman

The restaurants evaluated in this video are Tavern On The Square, Grand Woods Lounge, San Chez,, Z's, City Sen and Bartertown.

All Grandwiches are open to public voting until Monday, August 13.

According to the Grandwich website, voters are encouraged to consider the following:

  • Use of Local Ingredients. Does the sandwich have ingredients native to the area? Does it feature local ingredients grown by local farms/made by local companies?
  • Uniqueness. Is this something new, fresh, never been attempted before?
  • Taste. Obviously, does it taste good? Do the flavors jump out at you? Do they complement each other? Are there different textures and flavors?
  • Appearance. Does it look exciting? Is it begging to be picked up and devoured?
  • Representation. Does this sandwich represent the tastes and interests of the people of Grand Rapids?

The top 10 Grandwiches will then be tried by a panel of judges on Friday, August 17.

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