Lisle, Illinois, July 11, 2011 – Which sandwich meat is most popular? What breads are customers scrambling to buy? How much more will guests pay for a branded condiment? Staying abreast of the latest, most important industry news can be a daunting challenge. But when it comes to sandwich news, you now have a one-stop resource in, powered by Unilever Food Solutions. The site features insightful tidbits based on the company’s years of experience and product offerings, making it easy to find the sandwich information you need right now!


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Serving size: 1


1                                  (6”) demi-baguette, split

2 Tbsp.                        Hellmann’s® Real Classic Aioli

3 strips                         Thick-cut bacon, cooked

1 oz.                            Brie cheese, thinly sliced

1-1/2 oz.                      Sautéed onions


1.    Spread cut sides of baguette evenly with Hellmann’s® Classic Aioli.

2.    Layer bottom of baguette with bacon, Brie and onions.

3.    Replace top of baguette.

4.    Grill sandwich on griddle or panini press until cheese melts.  Serve immediately.

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