THE SANDWICH OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS: DINER / TOP ROUND ROAST BEEF

Diner

Few things food-wise are more comforting than a perfect roast beef sandwich: tender rosy meat, sliced wafer-thin and generously layered, soothing in its faintly warm mineral blandness, slicked with creamy aromatic horseradish that spikes into sharpness, tamed by a pillowy weck roll that absorbs the beefy juices.