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Southern Reuben Melts

Prep time 16 mins
Cook time 15 mins
Yield Makes 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup ketchup
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons sweet pickle relish
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground red pepper
  • 3 cups coleslaw mix
  • 8 rye bread slices
  • 1 (6-ounce) package Swiss cheese slices
  • 12 ounces thinly sliced ham
  • Butter-flavored cooking spray

How to Make It

  1. Stir together first 4 ingredients.

  2. Stir together coleslaw mix and 1/2 cup mayonnaise mixture.

  3. Spread 1 tablespoon mayonnaise mixture evenly on 1 side of each bread slice; top 4 slices evenly with cheese, ham, and coleslaw mixture. Top with remaining bread slices.

  4. Place sandwiches on a baking sheet coated with butter-flavored cooking spray. Coat bottom of another baking sheet with cooking spray, and place, coated-side down, on sandwiches.

  5. Bake at 375° for 10 to 15 minutes or until bread is golden and cheese melts.