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Want to Actually Make a Sandwich From Scratch? Budget Six Months and $1,500

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It can be done in 16 easy steps.

So many fast-casual concepts revolve around various sandwiches these days, but for those who want to take their time and put some effort into a hand-held edible, here's a guide. How To Make Everything's Andy George set out to make a sandwich from scratch, producing his own bread, butter, vegetables, pickles, cheese, and meat. What's it take? Apparently, 16 steps (including No. 14: commit murder), six months, and $1,500.

After all that, what's the final verdict? How does the sandwich taste? "It's not bad, George declares. "That's about it."

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