The bacon sandwich has been voted Britain's favourite sandwich 5 years ago

The bacon sandwich has been voted Britain's favourite sandwich

Our most tried and tested hangover cure has be ranked as Britain's best sandwich.

To mark British Sandwich Week this week (May 8-14), food website Olive asked its users to vote for their favourite sarnie and big bacon came out on top.

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Taking 12% of votes, the bacon butty was crowned triumphant, beating off prawn mayo with 10% and the BLT (surely that's double parking bacon?) in third with 9%.

In remains unclear where the plucky underdog fish finger sandwich came.

As for the most quintessential British sandwich, the bacon butty was tied with cheese and pickle on 19% of the votes.

It's good news, especially considering reports that bacon may be the key to a long life (even if though it might possibly turn you fertile).

May be also recommend you try making a bacon weave so you get bacon goodness in every bite.

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So the bacon sandwich is Britain's favourite. Now the only question is; red or brown sauce?

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