Today On Food Republic: Defending Cork, NYC's Best Cubano, Frank Bonanno

Here are some stories that you may have missed. And, as always, the quote of the day.

"The one thing we don't have here is sandwiches. You're from New York — you can walk into almost any bodega and get a phenomenally thin-sliced turkey or ham on a good baguette with mayo, shredded lettuce and tomato. Here, that's the one thing we're missing." Denver restauranteur Frank Bonanno.