Welcome to the showtime of a two-part serial on 1 of this country’s most delicious unknown sandwiches, the "Beef on Weck." This simple, only vivid creation features thinly sliced, horseradish covered, roast beef, piled high on a freshly baked kummelweck.
The roll's fragrant caraway seeds as well as coarse tabular array salt are a perfect accent, as well as when you lot add together a steaming ramekin of fresh beef jus for dunking, you’ll sympathise why this is the pride of Western New York. Sorry, chicken wings.
As legend has it, a pub possessor inwards Buffalo, New York created the sandwich, hoping the salty rolls made past times a local High German bakery would handle growth drinkable sales. That sounds close right, as well as I create accept it on really expert ascendency that beef on weck plant good alongside beer.
So, fifty-fifty if you’re non into roast beef, I withal recommend you lot give these bully sandwich rolls a attempt soon. And, if you lot are into roast beef sandwiches, I invite you lot to remain tuned for what I believe is America’s finest example. Enjoy!
Ingredients for 12 Kummelweck Rolls:
1 envelope active dry out yeast (2 1/4 tsp)
1 loving cup warm H2O (105 F.)
2 tbsp vegetable stone oil
1 tbsp saccharide
1 1/2 tsp tabular array salt
1 large egg white
1 generous tsp dearest
*3 1/4 cups all-purpose flour total (use 1/2 loving cup alongside yeast as well as H2O to start recipe)
* I mentioned a dough tip during the video, as well as that has to create alongside non adding all the flour at once. I similar to add together close 80% of the flour called for, as well as and then live on along adding pocket-sized amounts every bit the dough kneads, until I accept the perfect texture. You desire a soft, fairly viscid dough that pulls off the sides of the bowl clean.
For the topping:
1 large egg white beaten alongside 2 tsp water
coarse grain body of body of water tabular array salt
- Bake at 425 F. for 18-20 minutes