Recipe by Pa. Hiker
This is great for a covered dish where you want to bring something really unique. A regular Reuben baked right into a loaf of bread.
- 3 1⁄4 cups flour
- 2 1⁄4 teaspoons active dry yeast (1 pkg)
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1 tablespoon butter, softened
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup warm water (120-130F)
- 1⁄4 cup thousand island dressing
- 6 ounces thinly sliced corned beef
- 4 ounces sliced swiss cheese
- 8 ounces drained sauerkraut
- 1 beaten egg white
Directions See How It's Made
- In a mixing bowl combine 2-1/4 cups flour, yeast, sugar, butter, and salt.
- Stir in warm water until a soft dough is reach, adding only enough of the remaining flour as necessary.
- Turn out onto a lightly floured surface, kneading until smooth.
- Lightly grease a baking sheet and roll out the dough into a 14 x 10 in rectangle.
- Spread the dressing on the center third of the dough.
- Layer beef, cheese, and sauerkraut.
- Slide the edges of the dough every 1 in on both sides of the filling.
- Alternating sides fold the strips across the filling at an angle.
- Cover and let rest in a warm place for 15 minutes while warming the over to 400°F.
- Brush the top with the egg whites, then bake for 25 minutes, until lightly browned.