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Deep Fried Reuben Bites

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“Inspired by a recent visit to a restaurant. I came home and tried to recreate. It's pretty darn close!! I hope you enjoy them too! **cook time is per batch in deep fryer**”
1hr 5mins
24 1inch balls

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 12 cup sauerkraut
  • 1 cup corned beef, finely chopped (I got mine from the deli and whirred it around in my food processor for a few seconds)
  • 34 cup swiss cheese, finely grated
  • 1 egg
  • 13 cup plain breadcrumbs
  • thousand island dressing, for dipping
  • your favorite batter, for deep frying


  1. In a small mixing bowl, combine all ingredients well.
  2. Form into small balls, approximately 1" in size.
  3. Roll in flour, and then dip in your favorite batter.
  4. Deep fry until golden brown.

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