Like any great sporting event, the Masters has had its share of heartache and controversy. Nothing may match this.
As reported so eloquently by Wright Thompson, something is amiss this year at Augusta: they have changed the recipe for the pimento cheese sandwich.
While it is hard to imagine this could be true, a simple look at this years ingredients list compared to previous years reveals the shocking truth:
Several changes are obvious:
The bread appears to be the same.
It is impossible to tell from the ingredient list alone, but it looks like they may have spent more on the cheese and went cheaper on the mayonnaise.
From our comprehensive recipe testing in the Clubhouse Kitchen, more expensive cheese is not always better for this cofort food. In some ways, the creaminess of the processed american cheese was what made the sandwich delicious.
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