a thick, round sandwich similar to a hero, typically containing ham, salami, and cheeses and topped with an olive salad, a specialty of New Orleans.
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He also likes to mince his olive salad, which he finds easier to spread compared with the chunky version found at, say, Central Grocery, home of the muffuletta.
A native of New Orleans, Guas is acutely aware that his take on the muffuletta bucks a few traditions.
But many believe that this throws off the flavors and textures of everything and that a room-temperature muffuletta is superior.