Grilled Turkey Reuben Sandwiches

Grilled Turkey Reuben Sandwiches

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"The restaurant I worked at in college made these amazing turkey reuben sandwiches. They are a hit with everyone, and surprisingly easy. Feel free to adjust the sauerkraut to taste, but don't skimp on the thousand island dressing!"


20 m servings 760 cals
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Original recipe yields 2 servings



  • Calories:
  • 760 kcal
  • 38%
  • Fat:
  • 43.9 g
  • 68%
  • Carbs:
  • 48.9g
  • 16%
  • Protein:
  • 44.7 g
  • 89%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 150 mg
  • 50%
  • Sodium:
  • 3088 mg
  • 124%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Warm the sauerkraut and turkey, separately, in a microwave-safe bowls for 30-seconds; set aside. Spread butter generously on one side of each slice of rye bread, then spread the thousand island dressing on the other side. Divide the sauerkraut, turkey, and Swiss cheese on two slice of bread with the butter-side down. Stack the remaining two slices of bread with the butter-side up on top.
  2. Heat a large skillet over medium-low heat. Arrange the sandwiches on the skillet and grill until lightly browned and the cheese is melted, about 3 minutes on each side.
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  1. 42 Ratings


I LOVE Reuben sandwiches and this was so good! I used reduced fat Swiss cheese and "Thousand Island Dressing" by Darlis Wilfer from this site. These were quick and easy and tasted great! This is...

I am the writer of this recipe, and am so glad that others have enjoyed this as much as my family has. I will agree with other reviewers, that it is perfectly great to use a homemade thousand is...

I've always made these on the lighter side by using fat free Thousand, one slice of swiss cheese per sandwich, and butter spray. It's a great, healthy alternative to the traditional Reuben! I...

Always thought it was called a "Rachel" when made with turkey instead of corned beef.....

Delicious! I had to use Fat Free Creamy Cesar dressing because I did n't have any Thousand Island, and opted to use Pam spray to cut the fat and it turned out awesome. I love, love, love sauer...

This is surprisingly SO great! I really like reubens but NEVER make them at home. I basically never have corned beef or pastrami lying around, but I always have sliced turkey lunch meat and ...

This is my favorite sandwich, I have never been a fan of corn beef, but loved everything else about a reuben, now I can enjoy it with oven roasted turkey breast instead. I also use baby swiss f...

This is a great recipe. I wanted something quick but full of flavor. This recipe did the trick. I made it just as described. My husband loved it so much, I had to make him another. He even aske...

This is a Great recipe. I add a tsp of yellow mustard to the inside of the second slice and it is an awesome sandwich.