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July 31, 2015

Corned Beef Reuben or Rachel?

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It really is the question when you go to a deli, isn’t it?  I always go through the dilemma of whether I want a traditional Reuben or the more recent take, a Rachel.  And do I want corned beef or turkey?  It really does put me in a pickle sometimes.

We love making our own versions at home.  The Hubby is a traditionalist.  Mini Me and I love cole slaw, so we usually go for the Rachel version.

This is a perfect quick meal for lunches or when you have too many things going on in your life and you need a quick dinner.  The dressing is just a simple mix of 1-2 Tbsp mayonnaise, 1 Tbsp pickle relish and a couple squirts of ketchup.  Then, grab your meat of choice (pastrami, corned beef or turkey).

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Butter one side of your rye bread slices.  Then, add make a quick cole slaw and grab your sauerkraut.

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Then, we assemble the sammies. 

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Once we have the sammies assembled, we grill them up on our panini press.  Simple, quick, easy and oh so delicious!!! 

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Are you a Reuben or a Rachel?

I’m linking up Fairyburger and The Fit Foodie Mama for Foodie Friday.  I’m also linking up with these other food bloggers you should totally check out – Jebbica’s World, Food and Fitness Friday and a Dish of Daily Life.

 

  

4 Comments on “Corned Beef Reuben or Rachel?

Farrah
August 1, 2015 at 11:08 am

I’ve never heard of the Rachel, but in recent years, I’ve taken a liking to cole slaw, so I’m definitely gonna have to try this out! 😀 Those grill marks make em’ look so perfect! <3
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Annmarie
August 1, 2015 at 1:35 pm

Would you believe me if I told you that I’ve never heard of a Cornbeef Rachel?! Had no idea that’s what it was called…but now I’m craving one 😉
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Jebbica
August 3, 2015 at 3:07 pm

YUMYUMYUM

This. Looks. Incredible. Thanks so much for sharing on #FoodandFitnessFriday! Please stop in again soon!
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Cassandra @ Powered By BLING
August 3, 2015 at 5:08 pm

So, Jebbica, are you a Rachel or Reuben?

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