12 fantastic sandwiches in Boston
284 Armory Street, Jamaica Plain. 617-524-7890.
This crunchy J.P. haunt is bringing sexy back to flesh-free proving theres more to veggie-sandwich construction than doubling up on garnish, and that lumbering loaves of multigrain (riddled with seeds the size of multivitamins) arent de rigueur. The key to this glorious garden-fest is the thick slab of sugary tuber: Transformed through dry-heat roasting, it plays a sweet, caramelized counterpoint against savory notes of jack cheese, red onion and tangy yogurt-tahini, and provides ballast that herbivore foodstuffs typically lack.
ALSO TRY: Summer Guest Sandwich (currently: pimiento cheese and bacon)