Welsh Rabbit With Tomato

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Aug. 11, 2010


Unsalted butter 2 Tablespoon
All purpose flour 3 Tablespoon
Beer 2/3 Cup (10.67 tbs) (Not Dark)
Canned tomatoes 14 1/2 Ounce , drained in a sieve, chopped, and drained again well (1 Can)
Extra sharp cheddar
Dry mustard 1/2 Teaspoon (English Style)
Worcestershire sauce 1 Teaspoon
Tabasco 1/4 Teaspoon (Or To Taste)
Italian bread slices/12 english muffin halves 18 , toasted (1 Inch Slices)
Flat leaf parsley sprigs 1 Tablespoon (For Garnish)
Bacon 1 Cup (16 tbs) (As An Accompaniment)


In a saucepan combine the butter and the flour and cook the roux over low heat, stirring, for 3 minutes.

Whisk in the beer and the tomatoes and boil the mixture, whisking, for 3 minutes.

Reduce the heat to moderately low, stir in the Cheddar, the mustard, the Worcestershire sauce, and the Tabasco, and cook the mixture, stirring, until it is hot (but do not let it boil).

Arrange 3 of the toasts or 2 of the muffin halves on each of 6 plates and spoon the Cheddar mixture on top.

Garnish the Welsh rabbit with the parsley and serve it with the bacon.

Recipe Summary

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 2602Calories from Fat 1282

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 149 g229.2%

Saturated Fat 76 g380%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 3921 mg163.38%

Total Carbohydrates 186 g62%

Dietary Fiber 15 g60%


Protein 119 g238%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet