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Monday, April 02, 2007
# 3:47:00 PM:

The perfect PBJ

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IMG_0105 at Flickr.comStop the presses! Via Anil Dash, today I discovered what is intuitively correct as the proper recipe for a perfect peanut butter and jelly sandwich.

The key is the ratio of bread to filling thickness:

  • 1 part bread
  • 0.6 part peanut butter
  • 0.3 part jam or jelly
  • 1 part bread

Serious Eats PBJ diagram

Those numbers just feel right. I think I might even make one for dinner.


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