Super Bowl Snacks: Reuben Canapés

I may not be much of a football fan, but my husband is. I usually don’t watch the Super Bowl when it comes on, preferring instead to make him food for the game. These Reuben Canapés are his most requested snack for game time.

Super Bowl Snacks: Reuben Canapés

Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes

Ingredients

  • One loaf rye bread
  • 7 oz corned beef, cut into small pieces
  • 8 oz Swiss cheese, cut into small cubes
  • 1/2 cup thousand island dressing
  • 4 oz cream cheese
  • 1 cup sauerkraut

Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes Ingredients

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350°. With a bread knife, cut the rye loaf into four pieces. Lay pieces out on a cookie sheet and bake for about five minutes.
Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes Rye Bread
Since you only need half on the cream cheese, go ahead and freeze the rest. You can bring it to room temperature to use in dips and fillings. Combine the remaining cream cheese with the dressing.

Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes Dressing

Drain a little of the liquid from the sauerkraut and add it to the cream cheese mixture.

Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes Sauerkraut

Next, mix in the corned beef and cheese. If you like, you can reserve some of the cheese for the tops of the canapés.

Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes Filling
Put about a heaping teaspoon on each piece of bread.
Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes Oven Ready

Top with reserved cheese and bake for about ten minutes, until the cheese is melted.
Super Bowl Snacks Reuben Canapes Closeup

These are a quick alternative to serving full-sized sandwiches. My husband loves them and I hope you will too!

About Laurel

Laurel is a wife and mother of two who is delighted with her little family. She loves to create a mess in the kitchen and create beauty out of chaos. During her off time, you can find her curled up with a good book and something sweet.

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