21 Top Rated Delicious Recipes Using Sauerkraut

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Sauerkraut just satisfies the craving for the sweet tooth, it feeds the desire for that spicy dish and goodness knows it easily feeds the need for plain-old comfort foods too. So I’ve put together 21 top rated and delicious recipes using sauerkraut.

These are 21 of the BEST recipes using sauerkraut from other bloggers. Some refer to using sauerkraut “from a can”. Don’t buy sauerkraut – make your own!

Learn how to easily ferment your own sauerkraut at home.

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Sauerkraut now tastes even better!

And of course, the health benefits of homemade sauerkraut far exceed that of the mass produced store purchased brands. And you don’t need canning supplies either!

So What Can You Do With Sauerkraut?

Oh my goodness the possibilities are endless! Since sauerkraut is such a versatile fermented food it fits into any meal of the day as well as snacks, Queso’s , those comfort foods we all crave like desserts and soups.

21 Easy and Delicious Recipes Using Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut as a Main Course

Depending on what diet you prefer to follow whether it be vegan or other sauerkraut still fits the menu well.

Just a note to let you know… cooking sauerkraut does kill the live healthy probiotics but the flavor is still delicious! And with these easy dinner recipes, the sacrifice is worth it.

3 Vegetarian Recipes That Use Sauerkraut

If you follow a Vegan diet, don’t despair, I’ve gathered up some wonderful easy vegan recipes.

Reuben Jackfruit Sandwich

This is delicious sandwich with sauerkraut is made with beets and other wonderful vegan friendly foods.

It makes a great savory dinner meal or a Sunday afternoon brunch.

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Delicious Vegan Reuben
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Tasty Homemade Vegan Philly Cheesesteak

Vegan Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich

This easy and healthy recipe can be ready in no time at all. It serves 4 and just plain delicious.

The secrete is in the sauce.

Tempeh Reuben Sandwich

If you love Tempeh, you’ll love this Reuben sandwich!

Add some delicious chipotle sauce and side of homemade dill pickles and you are set.

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Eating healthy with sauerkraut

The Reuben Sandwich with a twist

Triple Layer Cod and Sauerkraut Sandwich
Cod Reuben Sandwich with Sauerkraut

Cod Reuben Sandwich

Do you love eating fish? Well now this Reuben Sandwich is double the nutrition.

Healthy cod and lacto-fermented sauerkraut all in one meal!

And enjoy the extra treat made with yogurt dressing.

Reuben Pot Pie

Cross a pot pie with a deli sandwich and you get a Reuben Pie.

Yep, this delicious recipe using sauerkraut is all the flavor of a savory Reuben with a cheese sauce icing. Savory good!

Reuben Pie Recipe using Sauerkraut
Savory Reuben Pie

5 Simple Pork and Sauerkraut Recipes

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Pork Chops and Sauerkraut

No matter how you want to fix it in an instant pot, slow cooker, or oven. You’ll love how simple this recipe is.

Using fresh homemade sauerkraut just puts it over the top!

Of course sauerkraut is not complete without including it in a meal with Kielbasa.

4 delicious Kielbasa recipe meals

Slow Cooker Kielbasa

Are you looking for an alternative to the boring hotdog? Well here it is.

This tasty kielbasa and sauerkraut eaten on hoagie roll is perfect!

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Tasty Kielbasa and Sauerkraut Hogie
Smoked Kielbasa sausage potatoes and sauerkraut
Smoked Sausage and Sauerkraut with Potatoes

Smoked Sausage and Veggie Dinner

This is the perfect budget friendly dinner recipe. And can be ready to eat in no time.

Delicious smoked sausage with potatoes and sauerkraut.

Sauerkraut and Sausage in the Slow Cooker

The perfect savory sausage and sauerkraut recipe. Served with a side of easy roasted carrots and the busy weeknight dinner is ready.

Kielbasa recipe using sauerkraut in an cast iron skillet
Slow Cooker Sauerkraut and Sausage
Bowl of Kielbasa, chunks of Pork Shoulder, and sauerkraut in a red bowl ready to eat
Kielbasa, Pork Shoulder and Sauerkraut Dinner

Slow Cooker Kielbasa, Pork Shoulder Roast and Sauerkraut

The best recipe to toss into the slow cooker early in the morning and just fill the house with wonderful smells.

And without more effort dinner is ready when you are.

And if you prefer chicken, then you’ll enjoy this Low Carb Sauerkraut Chicken recipe. Add it to a side of Avocado and you have a wonderful meal. It’s even easy enough to have as an on-the-go meal.

2 Delightful Salads Using Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut Salad

This tangy yet sweet salad will be a hit at the summer barbecue. Or use to smother a great beef hotdog with sauerkraut.

Or serve it as a side salad with a Kielbasa dinner meal.

Sauerkraut salad made easy using homemade sauerkraut.
Easy Sauerkraut Salad
sauerkraut salad with mango and almonds
Easy Sauerkraut Salad with Mango and Almonds

Sauerkraut Salad with Mango and Almonds

A perfect sauerkraut salad to go with any dinner. It takes only 5 minutes to make and is perfect.

Not only a quick side salad, but a colorful one as well.

And no meal is complete without a delicious hot soup to finish it off.

2 Scrumptious Soups Made With Sauerkraut

Creamy Vegan Sauerkraut Soup

This sauerkraut soup would hit the spot on a cool winter evening.

Of course, it would be great as a side dish to any meal too.

It’s just a bowl of pure goodness.

Easy Creamy Vegan soup using Sauerkraut
Creamy Vegan Sauerkraut Soup
keto sausage sauerkraut with sour cream
Keto Sausage Sauerkraut Soup

Keto Sausage Sauerkraut Soup

The tangy flavor of fermented sauerkraut, smoked sausage and paprika come together in this delicious Keto Sausage Sauerkraut Soup.

It’s the perfect healthy soup and simply pleasurable to eat.

While we are talking about delicious soups, why not try this delicious Cabbage Beef Soup.

4 Best Appetizers and Dip Recipes made Using Sauerkraut

And no recipe with sauerkraut would be complete without the tangy goodness of Stuffed Cabbage Rolls or the Crispy Tangy Reuben Rolls.

But don’t forget, cabbage rolls always need a zesty dip to go with them. So why not try this delightfully delicious Spicy Vegan Chorizo Queso or even a Warm Caramelized Onion Bacon Dip.

All these are easy to make and would be great for entertaining guest at your game day party or for that special dinner party. They’d be perfect that lazy summer time family barbecue too. A perfect fit!

The kids will love this easy grilled cheese Recipe

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Grilled Cheese, Sauerkraut and Dijon Sandwich

Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Sauerkraut and Dijon Mustard

Reading this recipe made me crave a good grilled sandwich and it would be even better with sauerkraut.

This simple recipe is perfect for a busy weeknight dinner your family will love.

dessert made with sauerkraut

No meal is ever complete without dessert. Since this one is so good, you just may want to eat it first.

Beer and Sauerkraut Cupcakes

Do you have a hard time getting your kids to eat sauerkraut? Not anymore…give them cupcakes!

Just make a big batch of the homemade cupcakes with sauerkraut and they will never know.

delicious cake stand of beer and sauerkraut cupcakes
Delicious Sauerkraut Dessert Recipe

Bet you didn’t realize there was so many delicious healthy recipes using sauerkraut did you? Do you have a favorite you’d like to share with us? I’d love to hear all about it.

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