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Cheesy Shrimp Ciabatta

For out last get together I made this delicious Cheesy Shrimp Ciabatta. This is an appetizer that shrimp fans will love. In our family this is one of our most favorite recipes. It's so delicious!

You can go with a baguette instead if you would like bite sized portions, but it is hard to beat a fresh loaf of ciabatta bread. The baguette slices will get much crunchier so if you prefer that mouth feel, you can go with a baguette. A fresh French bread would also work great. Enjoy!


Reuben Sandwiches with Homemade Thousand Island Dressing


Delicious Reuben Sandwiches with an easy to prepare Thousand Island Dressing. These sandwiches are so tasty and are great comfort food.


Enjoy!

Reuben Sandwiches with Homemade Thousand Island Dressing
Makes enough for about 8 sandwiches

Ingredients:
  • 16 slices Rye bread
  • 1 lb. pastrami, sliced
  • 1 lb. swiss cheese, sliced
  • 1 can sauerkraut, drained
  • For the Thousand Island Dressing:
  • 1/2 cup mayo
  • 1 Tablespoons ketchup
  • 1 Tablespoon vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons sweet pickle relish
  • 1 teaspoon minced onion
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • dash black pepper
Directions:
  1. Prepare the Thousand Island Dressing: Combine the mayo, ketchup, vinegar, sugar, relish, onion and salt and pepper in a small mixing bowl. Transfer to a small container and chill until ready to use.
  2. Prepare the sandwiches: Lay out all of the pieces of bread into pairs. Add a layer of the prepared Thousand Island dressing onto each slice. Top one piece of bread with cheese and the other with pastrami. Add a spoonful of sauerkraut on top of the cheese. Keeping the sauerkraut in the middle will help the bread to not get soggy. Bring both sides together to form your sandwich. Add a layer of butter to the outside of each piece of bread and grill until cheese has melted and everything is warmed through.

Recipe by Jam Hands.


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