This famous sandwich from Mendy’s Kosher Deli is like a Ruben, without the cheese. Sink your teeth into Mendy’s tender corned beef on fresh rye, piled high with any or all of these classic accompaniments – cole slaw, sauerkraut, deli mustard and Russian dressing. Served, of course, with a side of pickles.
Mendy’s Kosher Delicatessen in Midtown Manhattan was made famous when Jerry Seinfeld argued with Kenny Bania over whether soup is a dinner on “Seinfeld.” Today, the Jewish deli founded by Mendy Merel in 1988 is popular in its own right for their Glatt-Kosher corned beef, pastrami, and legendary meal-worthy soups. Their famous over-stuffed sandwich combos are the stuff of legend, enhanced by signature accompaniments like deli mustard, pickles, Russian dressing, and, of course, soup!
As seen on Seinfeld, Mendy’s is a GLATT KOSHER Delicatessen — under OU Kosher supervision.
The Rubenstein Sandwich Kit for 2 to 4 includes:
- 1 lb of sliced Kosher Corned Beef
- 8 slices of fresh rye
- 1 quart of pickles
- 1/2 pint of cole slaw
- 1/2 pint of sauerkraut
- 1/2 pint of deli mustard
- 1/2 pint of Russian dressing
- Choose to add-on 1 lb. of Mendy’s Hummus
Instructions / Storage
- Mendy’s hand slices the meats to order, then freezes them before shipping
- Meats are fully cooked and may thaw partially or fully during transit.
- Upon arrival, place deli platter, cole slaw, sauerkraut,pickles and mustard in the refrigerator, and keep rye bread at room temperature
- Enjoy within 2 days, or freeze the meats and rye bread for up to one month
- If frozen, allow meat to thaw in the refrigerator overnight
- remove meat from refrigerator two hours before serving
- if you would like to warm the meat, place a thin layer on aluminum foil, close the foil and heat in a 300-degree oven for 10 minutes
- alternatively, you can heat in the microwave for 30 seconds (using a microwave-safe plate or dish)
- Mendy’s ships Monday – Thursday of each week
- Orders cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes
- Orders shipped to Alaska and Hawaii will incur an additional $35 for Overnight Shipping. Sorry guys!
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