1/2 cup chopped onion
1/4 cup chopped celery
1/4 cup chopped green pepper
1/4 cup butter, cubed
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 cup beef broth
2 cups half-and-half cream
1/4 pound sliced deli corned beef, coarsely chopped
3/4 cup sauerkraut, rinsed and well drained
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Swiss cheese
In a large saucepan, saute the onion, celery and green pepper in butter until tender. Stir in flour until blended; gradually add broth. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
Reduce heat to low. Add the cream, corned beef, sauerkraut, salt and pepper; heat through (do not boil). Stir in cheese until melted. Yield: 5 cups.
1 cup (prepared with reduced-sodium broth) equals 340 calories, 26 g fat (17 g saturated fat), 105 mg cholesterol, 783 mg sodium, 10 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 14 g protein.
Source: Taste of Home