There’s magic in those little sandwiches!
Stuffing meat or cheeses or other goodies inside apocket of dough and baking it is not new. Nearlyevery culture has some version. There must besomething universally appealing about the concept.We’ve come a long way. We startedout wrappingdough around a hot dog. Thenwe tried otherfillings, first in bread dough and then in biscuitdough. Somewherealongthe line, we startedmaking calzones. Thenwe discovered piroshki—atraditionalRussianversion. And we’re still evolving.We would like to share our enthusiasmfor stuffedsandwiches, especially piroshki, in this guide. You’llsee where we’vebeen and learn how to make themyourself. You’ll find some of our favoriterecipesfalling into three categories:
1.Basic pocket sandwiches made withdough2.Piroshki3.Calzones
You’ll find pocket sandwiches are open to experimentation. Add different fillings and trydifferent styles of pockets.We hope you enjoy the journey.