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I finally tried Publix subs.

deputygeorgie Dec 3, 2013 09:15 PM

I tried a ready made turkey sub. I can't recall the specific type but it was good. What should I try next?

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  1. carlee134 RE: deputygeorgie Dec 3, 2013 09:26 PM

    chicken tender sub..... happy carlee.

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      mollybelle RE: deputygeorgie Dec 3, 2013 09:53 PM

      My favorite is the American.Its not premade,not even presliced. You get roast beef, real ham, and bologna; just enough good bologna to remind us of the sandwiches of our youth, and a little fat with the lean is always a good thing.

      Since the whole sub is just a little more than a half, I ask around the office as to who would enjoy the other half on my nickel.


      1. Chowbird RE: deputygeorgie Dec 4, 2013 08:58 AM

        Their Cubans are AWESOME!! Be sure you ask for it to be heated and pressed. If you're interested, I usually order mine with honey mustard instead of regular, and without pickles.

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          Veggo RE: Chowbird Dec 4, 2013 09:05 AM

          A second for their Cubans, but I just take the pre-made. Fairly frequently they are on sale for a week for a buck less.

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            meatn3 RE: Veggo Dec 4, 2013 09:21 AM

            Does your Publix use Cuban bread?

            I considered ordering on when I was Palm Harbor but they would only use an Italian loaf even though there was Cuban bread available in the deli...just seemed odd to me. I waited a few days and took care of the craving when I was in Tampa.

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              Veggo RE: meatn3 Dec 4, 2013 12:28 PM

              They don't and I'm not a big fan of Cuban bread. When it's pressed it's like warm cardboard.

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                meatn3 RE: Veggo Dec 4, 2013 05:47 PM

                Ah...I grew up with Cuban bread so it's in my DNA!

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                  lynnlato RE: meatn3 Dec 5, 2013 04:25 AM

                  Oh how I love good Cuban bread. A Cuban sandwich on anything but is simply a ham and cheese, IMHO.

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                  sunshine842 RE: Veggo Dec 4, 2013 06:06 PM

                  I'm not sure, but I think I'm the only person in Florida who doesn't like Publix Cubans (I get a pass, though, because I like the rest of their subs, and their new soup bars are great for lunch along with their super-fresh salads)

                  If I'm going to have a Cuban, I truck my way over to any of several little Cuban-run sandwich joints and get a REAL Cuban.

                  One of the only things I'll eat ballpark yellow mustard on.

          2. cowgirlinthesand RE: deputygeorgie Dec 4, 2013 01:29 PM

            Third for the Cuban! Good hot in the oven or cold, great when on sale for $3.59.
            They are featuring a turkey with smoked gouda and cranberry dressing right now that is wonderful. Just don't let them put lettuce and tomato on it!

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