Italy answers WHO warning with a giant meat sandwich

Italian farmers have responded to the World Health Organisation’s recent declaration that processed meat causes cancer by creating an enormous cured meat sandwich.

Italy hits back at cancer fears with giant cured meat sandwich.

Italy hits back at cancer fears with giant cured meat sandwich. Image by Didriks / CC BY 2.0

The sandwich, which measured over three metres long and contained 100kg of EU-quality-assured ham, salami and sausage, went on display at Milan’s food themed Expo on Thursday morning. Later it was donated to a foodbank to feed the needy. Read more: thelocal.it 

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