St. Patty’s Pastrami Reuben Bites

Category: Recipes


Reuben bites

All of your guest will feel a little Irish with this tasty appetizer!

St. Patty’s Pastrami Reuben Bites

Time to Prepare

20 minutes

Estimated Cook Time

10 minutes


8 people


  • 1 lbs. pastrami (thick sliced into 2”x2” squares)
  • 1 loaf of mini rye bread
  • ½ lb. baby swiss slices
  • 8 oz. Russian dressing
  • 1 ½ C. sauerkraut
  • Fresh Italian parsley chopped
  • 2 tsp. butter


  1. Butter and toast the mini rye slices directly on the grill for about 1 minute or until grill marks are achieved
  2. Place toasted rye slices in a disposable pan and top with the following ingredients in this order;
  3. Spoon of Russian dressing, slice of pastrami, spoon of sauerkraut, baby Swiss.
  4. Place the pan of open face sandwiches on the grill direct until the cheese has melted. Remove from the grill and spoon more Russian dressing on top of each sandwich.
  5. Sprinkle with some chopped parsley and serve with a cold beer!