How To Make A Cuban Sandwich

How To Make A Cuban Sandwich | DIY Joy Projects and Crafts Ideas

El Conchinito is a small family restaurant in Silver Lake, California, where they make simple, authentic Cuban food.  The owner of El Conchinito is Daniel Navarro who is the grandson of the restaurant’s founder. Daniel won first place in the 2018 Cuban sandwich festival in Tampa because these sandwiches are so delicious and completely the real deal. This authentic Cubano sandwich that Daniel shows us how to make is not difficult at all, I had always thought that the Cubano was a very long drawn out ordeal, but this recipe is easy and leaves you with some delicious pork roast leftovers that you can eat for a week. This award-winning sandwich is worth the effort, and talk about a delicious way to make a pork roast, yum!



Marinade and meat:

  • 1 1/2 tablespoon black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons cumin
  • 2 tablespoons dried oregano
  • 1/4 cup garlic
  • 2 cups of lime juice
  • Pork butt (bone-in)

Other Sandwich Ingredients:

  • Cuban bread (or baguet)
  • Dill pickle spears
  • Mustard
  • Garlic (crushed in oil)
  • Ham (sliced thinly)


In this video, you will learn how to make a delicious marinade and use it to marinate your pork for 8 to 10 hours. Then you roast your pork butt for 8 to 10 hours in a 250-degree oven for 8 to 1o hours. 

How to cook Cuban roast pork

Then you assemble your Cubano sandwich and toat it in a sandwich press or press it flat in a hot skillet with a spatula. 

How to make a cubano sandwich

This sandwich is Heaven, so glad I found it.

How To Make A Cuban Sandwich

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