Purple Hook Meals Corp is like several nook deli with a line at lunch time for sandwiches.
However these sandwiches are sometimes insane.
“Two chopped cheeses, between them spinach and tomatoes and the opposite facet bacon, mozzarella … your choice and between them the burger and the combined cheese,” Rahim Mohamed mentioned.
For greater than a decade Mohamed has labored at his household’s deli, however when he started concocting some loopy sandwiches, his nephew advised he begin posting to social media.
And he is gone viral. He goes by ‘Common Ock,’ paying tribute to his native Yemen.
“It is brother in Arabic, that is the brother approach,” Mohamed mentioned.
His Ocki sandwiches are a giant driver of enterprise. Just a few prospects road-tripped from exterior Boston.
“That is the perfect sandwich I ever had,” buyer Steve Kokido mentioned.
“I feel I’ve to run a few marathons after this,” buyer Andrew Stringer mentioned.
Desirae Blackwell drove in from Corum and had some concepts for her sandwich.
“So bacon, sausage, egg and cheese, marshmallow, double pop tart … the Ocki approach,” she mentioned.
Yep, the shopper is free to request.
“No matter they need so long as it is not pork, I made it,” Mohamed mentioned.
Probably the most weird request?
“Gummy worms inside a bacon, egg and cheese,” Mohamed mentioned.
However how about that pop tart sandwich?
“10 out of 10 — that is actually good,” Blackwell mentioned.
Mohamed is grateful for the love. And his generosity is aware of no bounds.
For Eyewitness News reporter Lauren Glassberg, he made it the Ocki approach with Jamaican beef patty’s on the surface, served with the ritual presentation.
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