Recipe by Chef John
"I tried to combine the traditional Italian beef sandwich with the French dip sandwich with a little nod to the pulled pork sandwich. Instead of using thinly sliced roast beef, I used stew beef, with apologies to my friends from Chicago."
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1 1/2 pounds
boneless beef chuck, cut into 2-inch pieces
salt and ground black pepper to taste
1 1/2 teaspoons
salt, or to taste
freshly ground black pepper
red pepper flakes, or to taste
chicken broth, or as needed
ciabatta rolls, sliced in half
chopped giardiniera (pickled Italian vegetables)
chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
wow.. just wow.. we so loved this.. we wouldn't know a true chicago italian beef sandwich from a fake one since we're from so cal.. we already had california hot mix giardiniera so subbed that for the original.. we used top round beef slices as they were on sale and telera mexican flat bread (which is kind of like a wide & short french roll) for the ciabatta.. ty so much for the recipe
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Chicago-Inspired Italian Beef Sandwich
Serving Size: 1/4 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 4
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 145
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