They are soooo good! You broke my heart. I love Philly steak sandwiches. I'm curious to hear her feedback when she tries the recipe herself. Your recipe gets two thumbs up from me Yum:). If I still lived there, they’d have to go up against me. Make a world-famous Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich recipe at home without having to make the trek to Philadelphia. So...we are going to try this recipe very soon. Great recipe! Seriously, I had a Philly cheesesteak just once and thought "meh, why all the fuss?" :). Can't eat the rolls any more, but I would love to. I met his sister years ago in Miami. Maybe together we can resolve the Philly cheesesteak war once and for all. Margaret Schindel from Massachusetts on February 27, 2015: Shauna, my husband's a sucker for a good Philly Cheesesteak! Then there are the customizable toppings of cheese and onions—the variety and preparation of these additions garner heated debate about which combinations are the best. Amoroso rolls are traditional for making cheesesteaks, but any bakery style hoagie rolls will work. Once you try this recipe, you’ll agree that it’s the best damn Philly cheesesteak you’ll ever eat. It originated in Philadelphia in 1930 by Pat's. Are you sure Philly-Gourmet isn't available in your grocery store? Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on February 16, 2015: Mary, don't buy Steak-Umms, they're aweful! Musi BYOB’s “Frizwit” cheesesteak landed on Food & Wine’s “The Best Dishes We Ate in 2020 list.” This relatively obscure cheesesteak was spawned from a pop-up. Even some skeptics point to this table-free shop at Latta Arcade in uptown as purveyor of one of the city’s best cheesesteaks. Yum. J. Smith for GPTMC. I'll have to make you one when you come visit. Find the best Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich near you on Yelp - see all Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich open now and reserve an open table. Used to be my favorite when I was still working at Y. :-). Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on March 22, 2015: Let me know how it turns out, Nadine. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on February 17, 2015: Tirelesstraveler, you can always eliminate the bread. Placing the onions on the bottom of the roll (as opposed to slapping them on top of the meat) adds texture and a bit of a crunch. When all the meat is cooked, spread it out in the skillet. If you have a hankerin’ for the best damn Philly cheesesteak on the planet, you’ve got the tools in your hand with this recipe. They all said it was the best Philly cheesesteak they'd ever had. Add the mushrooms back to the pan and mix with the meat using your slotted spoon. The cheesesteak is a sandwich that's now found on many menus and while not each one is created equal, many of them are delicious in their own ways. I'll just have to wait! It seemed to add to the overall flavor of the cheesesteak. As close as you are to PA, that surprises me. I'm always up for a good chuckle! When we lived in Philly, I don’t think Cheeze Whiz had been invented, yet that’s what they put on them now. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on April 22, 2015: Shyron, I appreciate your comment, but the first and last choices in my poll are contradictory. Breaking the meat into small, scrambled pieces makes it tender and easy to eat. The fat in the meat will melt, adding flavor and giving you the moisture you need in order for it to not stick to the pan. Best Cheesesteak in Delco Johnny Paisano’s, 226 Baltimore Pike, Springfield, PA. Ok, this is a very, very good cheesesteak. Wow, woman. American cheese, Cheez Whiz, and provolone are the most commonly used cheeses or cheese products put on to the Philly cheesesteak. What's more is there's cheese mixed in with the meat, too. You made my day! I lived on the other side of Philly. Oh it looks so good I can almost smell it. Best I've ever had!!! Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on March 28, 2015: Jenn, I don't see any typos. Nadine May from Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa on March 22, 2015: It's my time to cook, so I was in time to read your recipe, but I already changed your instructions in my mind by using chicken instead, since we do not eat any red meat. Faith Reaper from southern USA on February 16, 2015: Woo hoo, Sha, I believe you have created the best damn Philly Cheesesteak sandwich ever here in your fab recipe! I suggest using your favorite - it's your sandwich after all! —Frank Olivieri, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Yuck! I like the way you put this together, added some fun along with the recipe. I still might have a go though...my mind is now in a whirl. I've eaten the left over innards many times without stuffing it into bread. I love this sort of food, but never made these before! Note: it will still be pink at this point. Linda, don't you know not to read recipes or go to the grocery store when you're hungry? The meat/cheese mixture speaks for itself if made right because it incorporates the flavors of the onions and mushrooms that went into the skillet before the meat. Pat's (especially as the originator of the Philly Cheesesteak) and Geno's have obviously chosen cheap products over quality. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on August 31, 2018: Thanks, Ziyena! It can be as simple as thin-sliced steak topped with cheese, or it can be kicked up with the addition of onions, peppers, mushrooms, and any other topping you can think of. When you take it out of the oven, squeeze it closed and secure with a fork or toothpick. I hardly eat Philly Cheesesteak, but you've got my mouth watering for this recipe! Add worchestershire sauce to skillet and stir to combine. Overlap them and stuff the sides inside the roll(s). In 1930, Pat’s King of Steaks was originally a hotdog cart. I don't know where you shop, but Publix usually has the multi-grain hoagie rolls in the bakery section. Voted up, useful, awesome, and interesting. She was in the tattoo shop of a friend of mine. The good news though, is that there’s countless places in Philadelphia where you’ll find a super cheesesteak. Lay two pieces of cheese onto each half and allow to melt, about 1 minute. However, when you get a hankerin’ for a decadent, mouthwatering, mm-mm-good hot sandwich, my Philly cheesesteak recipe is the one you’ll reach for. Well it was an education for me as I had never heard of it. The best “chopped steak” cheesesteak places, make sure not to cut the meat too finely. This is the best brand I've found for Philly cheesesteaks. The only pics I left out are sauteing the mushrooms. Hopefully, it's just a matter of time. As for cheese, canned Cheez Whiz is the most popular option, but you can also usually get American, provolone, and occasionally mozzarella and other cheeses. I don't know why it's not on Delishably. Considering my dad was born and raised in Philly, that was a huge compliment! have a great time! We are all big fans of a good Philly here in my house. Incorporating mushrooms and American cheese into the meat adds flavor without resulting in gloppy layers that sit on top of each other. I guess it was a question of economics, but it's a change that never should have been made in my opinion. Emily Tack from USA on February 15, 2015: Venkatachari, I'm glad I made replicating the recipe easy. I would have to make so many substitutions it would be totally different. In other words, it was damn good. You don’t need to add fat to the pan because there’s already some in the meat. Your email address will not be published. Blazing a cheesesteak trail in Chicago since 1990, Michael Markellos is the owner of Philly’s Best, which has three locations throughout the city. Travis Parsons: Best cheese steak on the east coast hands down. Add one pad (they’re separated by parchment paper for easy removal) to your pan. — Michael F. We don't have anything similar here. Remove onions with a fork and place in the well of the hoagie rolls. How can use love a good cheesesteak without eating meat? Don’t overcook—you’re not done yet!). @thoseguyspies . I was always hoping to meet him, but it never happened. Awesome, Mary! This Philly cheesesteak beats Pat's and Geno's any day! It is a magnificent trifecta of juicy, thin-cut beef; crisp, chewy roll; and tangy, salty, gooey cheese. Mix the cheese with the meat. great idea and love it! It makes a huge difference in flavor and texture. When Pat's first originate the Philly Cheesesteak in 1930, there was no such thing as Cheez Wiz. lol! Ruth Dowd: This is a destination...for the absolute best Philly Cheesesteak in Atlanta It is a tiny place in the middle of Virginia Ave at Monroe. There are, however, some places that make the 90-minute drive to Philly unnecessary. https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/pat-s-king-of-steaks-philly-cheesesteak Knows Sly and their Mom real well. Our customer-friendly services have earned us loyal customers. A few years later, in 1949, a customer tried adding cheese to the sandwich, and thus, the cheesesteak was born. For you meat-eaters, I hope you try this recipe. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on March 20, 2015: Ha ha, Flourish! Enjoyed the read. There are many great places that sell cheesesteaks in the Lehigh Valley. Maybe HP hasn't gotten around to reviewing this one yet. Well, bravewarrior, we didn't worry about the extra fat, 'cause we never used mushrooms. Remove the steak pads from the package. This recipes makes two large, hearty sandwiches. That’s a promise! 2 LOCATIONS. I just wanted to say as a Philly native-born and raised that this is the best steak shop outside of Philly. I travel for a living and can tell you personally that no one comes close. Let is sit for a minute or two, then enjoy! Real, not really a party, but I'm making them for me, my son, and my neighbors. I don't know when Pat's and Geno's started using cheez whiz, but when I lived in Philly in the '60s and early '70s, it wasn't used. I’m now passing my secret on to you. Let me know if it cured your slathering hunger! Thank you for your loyalty and your awesome comment. My Philly cheesesteak recipe has a higher meat-to-bread ratio. A cheesesteak once in a while is a delicious indulgence. They offer a wide variety of beef cheesesteak, chicken cheesesteak and veggie options to appeal to most every taste bud. Melt the butter over medium heat and add the sliced onions, separating them into rings. 20 tips and reviews. What was wrong with it? And I’d win! As the name suggest, the cheesesteaks here are ooey, gooey, and oh-so-delicious. lol! When I still ate beef, and lived in the Philadelphia area, cheesesteaks were a hot commodity. The video about Pat and Gino's was awesome. Five of us rode out. Surely they weren't fixing the crack.... Pamela Oglesby from Sunny Florida on April 01, 2015: I visited Philly once, and yes, I made sure I went to Pat's and Giono's to try one of their cheese steaks as I had heard about the war between them. LOL! It can be as simple as thin-sliced steak topped with cheese, or it can be kicked up with the addition of onions, peppers, mushrooms, and any other topping you can think of. It is yummy! Bourdain declared it the best cheesesteak around, and if you’ve made the trek across the bridge, you know that this thing is a contender. Lee John from Preston on February 14, 2015: Ruby, Bill's always telling us to make recipes interesting, right? Up +++ tweeting, pinning, G+ and sharing. And, yes - Vidalia onions all the way! Now, that's a compliment! I never order cheesesteaks out because they're never as good as mine! Local experts say these are the best cheesesteak shops in Philly. Especially at Pat's where the cheesesteak was invented. Bruce, I'd love for you to try this recipe. Jan, I love your comment! The City of Brotherly Love has it over New York when it comes to cheesesteaks - that's why this list is so short. The Cheese Steak Grill is a perfect fit for all occasions. Sharing, 5 stars, voting up and more. I would imagine Walmart carries Philly-Gourmet. A Philly cheesesteak is comprised of thinly chopped pieces of beefsteak served in a long hoagie roll. Shyron E Shenko from Texas on April 22, 2015: Shauna, in the poll you should let us choose more that one, I would have chosen the 1st and the last one. Gooey Looies is by far one of the best places to sample a great Philly cheesesteak, especially if you’re looking for something full of flavour. Thanx for the shares, despite my confusion in your poll choices. ( The only good food store close. ) Thanx, Debra. She experiments with textures and flavors when creating dishes from scratch. Do you make your own hoagie rolls, too? Mary Wickison from Brazil on August 03, 2015: I mentioned this to my husband and he was interested. Many people believe the world’s best cheesesteaks can be found in Philadelphia, PA. Who wants plastic cheese on their food? If you cannot see the meat because there is so much cheese, you have done it right! Well, heck, which carnivore out there doesn't enjoy a good cheesesteak sandwich? This helps make it easier to slice. Thanks for checking out this recipe. ... • The D.C. area’s 10 best casual restaurants of 2020 Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on December 02, 2019: Devika, it is delicious, but definitely not something you want to eat regularly. Mix well with the meat until incorporated. There is no right or wrong answer as to whether you should chop your steak. They thought mine were as good as - or better - than the ones we got in Philadelphia. All fingers point to Pat Oliveri, owner of Pat’s King of Steaks creating the steak sandwich in 1930. I wouldn't worry about Pinterest. I'm glad you enjoyed it. Try it, tirelesstraveler and see for yourself. Pinning this baby! Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on September 10, 2015: Patricia, too bad we can't incorporate smellavision into our hubs, huh? As far as the cheeses, use a mild melting cheese for the meat mixture and a more robust flavored melting cheese for the top. Philadelphia, the city of Brotherly Love and home to the cheesesteak, is one of the best places for foodies to come to.I’ve compiled a list of cheesesteak places to check out when you’re in the Philadelphia area.And if you’ve never had a Philly cheesesteak, here are … It’s hands down the BEST CHEESESTEAK AROUND. 2916 Lake E Dr. 2895 N Green Valley Pkwy . You may even get two meals out of one sandwich; I usually do. I can't wait to hear what you think. Beef and cheese, covered with onions, peppers, and mushrooms, grilled on a roll. Life Under Construction from Neverland on November 13, 2018: I miss Philly Cheesesteak so bad. But they still make a great not-a-cheesesteak-but-totally-a-cheesesteak approximately 650 miles from Philadelphia. I made them for my neighbors shortly after I posted this recipe. In Philadelphia, you could trip face-first into a cheesesteak shop. :-). I gave it a five star rating. Voted up, useful, and awesome. Thanks. Shauna loves food that tantalizes the taste buds. Let me know how it turns out. Definitely a 5* recipe. The best cheesesteak you’ll ever try. I would love to give them a try. Best Cheesesteaks in Las Vegas, Nevada: Find 5,091 Tripadvisor traveller reviews of THE BEST Cheesesteaks and search by price, location, and more. A Philly cheesesteak is a nearly perfect sandwich. Also, forgive me for some of my typos and grammatical errors in my post as I am posting from my mobile. What’s the best cheesesteak in Philly? There is no additional charge for this. If Johnny weren’t such a great caterer, everyone would be talking about his cheesesteak. Flourish, I really appreciate that. At the time, it was a hot dog stand. Thanks for the recipe. According to online resources, the Philly cheesesteak originated when two brothers who owned a hot dog stand in 1932 decided to try something different by grilling up some steak and putting it on a bun. You're a good sell and I believe that yours is better than Pat's or Geno's. This looks so good but I can't get the ingredients where I live in Brazil. what a yum hub! If I make that my son will be telling me to go over and cook for him at his house! Charito Maranan-Montecillo from Manila, Philippines on July 22, 2015: Hi, Ms. Shauna! View Privacy Policy. I must say, it's a winner! as well as putting it on top. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on February 18, 2015: Anna, the fact that you read this in spite of the fact that you don't eat meat, is a huge compliment! Lee, it is MMM. Angels are once again on the way to you...ps shared pinned g+ tweeted. I'll give it a try. Musi BYOB (100 Morris St,) explains, “For most of its existence, the Frizwit was a pop up with a cult following. In fact, my dad, who was born and raised in Philly says it's the best damn Philly cheesesteak he's ever had. May I suggest you take pix as you make the dish, then post your alternative recipe? Debra Allen from West By God on February 16, 2015: Wow looks and sounds so delicious! peachy from Home Sweet Home on February 26, 2015: i have not eat cheese for years, will try this recipe. https://www.finedininglovers.com/article/whats-best-philly-cheesesteak-recipe Stuff the hoagie rolls nice and full. Cook, stirring with the slotted spoon until meat is no longer pink. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on March 05, 2015: Peg, these pictures were taken about a year ago. LindaSmith1 from USA on February 19, 2015: I have had Pat's and Gino's Philly Cheesteak. I want one of these right now. Yours, I know, would be amazing. Philly cheesesteak wars are a constant event between Pat’s and Geno’s in South Philly. The Liberty Bell was out for repair??? Kudos to you for giving it a try. And this morning, even before breakfast, I can smell that beef cookin' and hear the butter and onions in the pan....yummm. Besides, if you try my recipe you'll find that it's the crispy outside of the roll and the softness of the interior that pleases the palate. I'm with you on using real cheese for cooking. Explore other popular cuisines and restaurants near you from over 7 million businesses with over 142 million reviews and opinions from Yelpers. A truly great cheesesteak harnesses the powers of bread, meat, and cheese, and, like Captain Planet, becomes an ass-kicking sandwich hero far greater than the sum of its parts. I can't remember which one I went to, but we chose the longest line as we figured that would be the best one, right?? Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on February 27, 2015: Margaret, I hope you do try this recipe. You have given full instructions with images to make it a great guide to us. I must make these Philly Cheesesteaks soon. Can't get the brand of cheesesteaks you have but that's okay, I think at this point any one will do! Wednesday's episode (8 p.m.) — an homage to Haddon Township-bred Hollywood mogul Steven Spielberg and titled "Crusade for the Hoagie Grail" — features a storyline involving Adam Goldberg's brother Barry, who says he had the best cheesesteak ever in New Jersey on the way to a Flyers road game against the Devils. Cheez Wiz shouldn't even be on the market, let alone be used in a classic sandwich such as the Philly cheesesteak. Considering that this recipe is pretty fattening as it is, that's a step I've eliminated. You want them to have a bit of a crunch to them. I went to South Florida to visit my family over this past 4th of July week. I love Philly Cheesesteak and I have always hated it when the meat would do that, and so your idea about breaking it into piece is perfect. It's in the freezer section along with Bubba burgers and the like. Linda Rogers from Minnesota on July 14, 2015: Shauna-I know, I never learn! Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on February 25, 2015: Awesome, Sheila! Within walking distance from Independence Mall in the Old City section of Philadelphia, Campo’s is a must visit when searching for the best cheesesteak … Spoon cheesesteak mixture into your hoagie rolls. The fixins' are on my grocery list, too. Use my recipe when you want an awesome cheesesteak. I wish you all the best in these rough times and any time I’m in the bay area I will be ordering from here. All Rights Reserved. and guess what? Best Cheesesteak in Delco Johnny Paisano’s, 226 Baltimore Pike, Springfield, PA. Ok, this is a very, very good cheesesteak. Chances are very good that your husband will deem you the Queen of Philly Cheesesteaks! Be sure to use the slotted spoon so you can leave any excess grease behind. Piled high with steak and onions and then lathered with ooey-gooey cheese, this sandwich recipe is even better than it sounds. Then freeze the meat. Mix well with the meat until incorporated. The cheesesteak, a crusty roll filled with thin slices of (or chopped up) ribeye and melted cheese, is a culinary institution in Philly.Finding the best cheesesteak is a cultural phenomenon, drawing tourists from across the nation for a taste of this iconic staple. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on November 11, 2018: Linda, everyone I've made this for loves it. And the only other thing that should be on your cheesesteak is grilled or sautéed onions. The Best Cheesesteak Published October 21, 2008 Uncategorized Leave a Comment Tags: best cheesesteak, cheesesteak, Cleveland Ave Sub Shop, Geno's, Pat's, Philly cheesesteak, Uncategorized. greg cain from Moscow, Idaho, USA on May 24, 2020: Shauna - This sounds and looks yummy. I hope Walmart has the Philly-Gourmet package. DreamerMeg from Northern Ireland on February 16, 2015: I have never seen this type of sandwich before but it certainly sounds tasty! Clover Joe’s Cheesesteak 124 Brevard Ct. Cook until slightly limp and brown. I'll have to look it up, for sure. Once melted and bubbling, add bell pepper, onions, and mushrooms. You certainly have a winner here in this recipe and thank you for sharing. Patrons praise its thinly cut beef and crusty Italian rolls. It's definitely decadent and delicious! Ha ha, Nell. An occasional indulgence is one way to reward ourselves for restraint. Continue adding cheese until the mixture is kinda gooey and a light brown color. Remove pan from the heat and spoon the meat/cheese mixture into the hoagie rolls. Do you deliver? I was raised by a born-and-bred Philly dude. Now that is different but sounds amazing! Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on July 22, 2015: Charito, that's quite a compliment! That's fine with me. The best cheesesteak shops in Philly all use the same cut of beef. With more than 75 years of experience and three locations, Jim’s is regarded as one of the best Philly cheesesteaks you’ll find in the city that made them famous. It also allows the hoagie rolls to crisp a little on the outside while staying soft on the inside. Even some skeptics point to this table-free shop at Latta Arcade in uptown as purveyor of one of the city’s best cheesesteaks. Many people claim this is the best Cheesesteak in NYC. There's a new (or not-so-new) kid in town. Check out the latest article about Lefty’s plan for the future. Deb Hirt from Stillwater, OK on February 24, 2015: You know, Sha, when I lived in Wilmington, I went to Philly upon occasion, but never had a cheesesteak. Besides, why put hot sandwich fixins’ in a room temperature roll. I love your closing paragraph. I will keep this recipe in mind when I have a taste for something gooey, juicy, and decadent. Thanks for sharing your wonderful recipe. voted up and shared! Optionally, butter insides of hoagie rolls with 1 tablespoon of butter and toast. Lefty’s is one of the fastest growing franchises in Michigan and with good reason. Every now and then I get a hankering and make one. Seriously. Put together exceptionally well. I'd love to combine it with a little bit of Rocky. All I can say is, "shame on them". Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on February 15, 2015: That it did, Shades. I'll show you how to make the best Philly cheesesteak w/ this easy recipe - but which cheese will win? I was reading this so carefully! When I visited Philly years ago, I went to one of them but can'r remember which! We are dedicated to serve good quality food in a homely atmosphere where you can unwind and sink your teeth in some delicious chow. A word of caution: This is not something you’ll want to eat often, as it is pretty fattening. Thanx for the shares and the votes and I'd love to hear how you like this recipe. Yep, that's the secret, Catherine. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on August 03, 2015: Blond Logic, you eat it like a sandwich. ziyena from the United States on August 30, 2018: My weakness ... and what puts the pounds on me! Why Lefty’s? She made a point to tell me how awesome it was and stated asking me questions about how to make it, so I printed this hub for her. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on April 23, 2015: Suzzycue, I agree with you completely. Maybe cutting costs has made both Pat's and Geno's add it instead of cheese (after REAL cheese goes bad after a while). I loved the way that you brought in the history of the food and the place. Breaking the meat up and scrambling it gives you meat in every bite. Just the smell of onions cooking makes me hungry! Now I understand; the sandwich I got was NOTHING like this. Not then and not now. Just follow my recipe and treat yourself once in a while. nell. Shauna L Bowling (author) from Central Florida on August 01, 2015: Blond Logic, if you have access to beef, have your butcher thinly slice rib-eye steak for you. A top pick from its “Famous Favorites” menu, this sandwich comes with or without peppers … Tony Luke's was featured on the Rachael Ray Show and she claims it is the "best pork sandwich on the planet." Whether at a standalone location or at your local grocery store, your butcher should gladly slice your ribeye for you. I've always had sort of a crush on Sly Stallone. I hate it when you have long pieces of meat sticking out or falling out. Mary Craig from New York on February 16, 2015: There's Philly Cheesesteaks cooking all over the place thanks to you dear Sha. Split your steak mixture in half on either side of the pan. This is going to sound silly but do you eat it like a sandwich or use a knife and fork? Remove from oven and let rest on baking sheet for a minute or two. The woman person of the bunch is not much of a red meat eater, so I wasn't sure she'd like it. Edited to add: I am able to purchase Amoroso rolls at Aldi and it's the best way to make this cheesesteak recipe! I'll show you step-by-step how to make cheesesteak sandwiches right at home! Clover Joe’s Cheesesteak 124 Brevard Ct. yep, I want to make one now! Use this video as a guide: Use a sharp chef's knife - it will glide through your steak easily, especially if it's been partially frozen first. The go-to for the most authentic jawns is Amoroso's Bakery. I haven't eaten lunch yet and my mouth is watering looking at this Philly cheese steak sandwich. Designed by Made You Look Multimedia https://www.saveur.com/article/video/VIDEO-how-to-slice-steak/. Philadelphia is full of foods it lays claim to being the capital of — roast pork sandwiches, hoagies, soft pretzels, tomato pie, scrapple, water ice, crab fries, even snapper soup — but none is more iconic than the beauty of the cheesesteak. Add mushrooms to the pan and sauté until they reduce and you can smell them. Anna Haven from Scotland on February 18, 2015: Not sure how I missed this one. My Philly Cheesesteak recipe is the real deal. History of the Philly Cheesesteak. Serve immediately. This sandwich has become an American classic. Pin it for Later Originally shared on June 19, 2012. Now you can make your own. Adding Provolone cheese to the top and baking the cheesesteaks for a few minutes adds a bit more decadence to the sandwich. Sadly, in later years, Cheez Whiz was substituted for real cheese. When' I'm next in Florida - I shall invite myself for this gourmet treat. I cannot believe you were in the kitchen cooking these right after your son was born. However, even back then plastic cheese crap was not part of the recipe. What the hell kind of preservatives and hydrogenated oils go into Cheez Wiz anyway? Anyway, the Liberty Bell was out for repair, so you have to see all the sights when visiting a new city. White American cheese, along with provolone cheese, are the favorites due to their mild flavor and medium consistency. 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