The Pasty…Michigan’s Official Sandwich??
The Pasty. The Official Sandwich of Michigan!
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Michigan does not have an official “state sandwich.”
But according to one prominent restaurant rating survey, it does. And it can mostly be found in the Upper Peninsula.
Zagat-dot-com, in its feature “50-states, 50-sandwiches,” has named the Pasty as Michigan’s “state sandwich.”
The article notes what is well known in Michigan, that the Pasty was a favorite of U-P miners.
The Pasty has also been offered at many lower Michigan restaurants in recent years.