Reuben sandwich

noun Reu·ben sandwich \¦rübən- in rapid speech also ¦rübəm-\
variants: or


Definition of Reuben sandwich

  1. :  a grilled sandwich consisting of corned beef, Swiss cheese, and sauerkraut usually on rye bread

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Origin and Etymology of reuben sandwich

probably after Reuben Kulakofsky †1960 American grocer & reputed inventor of the sandwich

First Known Use: 1927

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