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Clue Night Reuben Loaf

Total Time

Prep: 25 min. Bake: 35 min.


8-10 servings

My family loves Reubens but making so many sandwiches at once became daunting. So I came up with this recipe that serves several people. —Laura M. Hagadorn, North Creek, New York
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  • 1 loaf (1 pound) frozen pizza dough, thawed
  • 3/4 pound thinly sliced deli pastrami
  • 1/2 cup Thousand Island salad dressing
  • 1/2 pound sliced Swiss cheese
  • 1-1/2 cups sauerkraut, rinsed and well drained
  • 1 large egg yolk
  • 1 tablespoon cold water


  1. On a greased baking sheet, roll pizza dough into a 15x12-in. rectangle. Arrange pastrami down the center third of rectangle; spread with dressing. Top with cheese and sauerkraut.
  2. On each long side, cut 1-in.-wide strips about 1/2 in. into center. Starting at one end, fold alternating strips at an angle across filling. Pinch ends to seal. Beat egg yolk and water; brush over braid.
  3. Bake at 350° for 35-38 minutes or until golden brown. Let stand for 5 minutes before slicing.

Nutrition Facts

1 slice: 310 calories, 15g fat (7g saturated fat), 72mg cholesterol, 967mg sodium, 25g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fiber), 17g protein.

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  • joregal
    Feb 8, 2011

    I made this Reuben for a Super Bowl party and it was Awesome. It was easy to assemble and it fed a lot of people.

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    Jan 24, 2011

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