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Rarebit. Welsh rarebit perhaps the most famous welsh dish of them all and one which along with irish stew and scottish haggis travelled the world over. Mixed with ale or beer served over toast. Its made with a white sauce mustard and plenty of cheese. Continue cooking and stirring until the mixture is smooth and bubbly about 5 minutes.
The original 18th century name of the dish was the jocular welsh rabbit which was later reinterpreted as rarebit. Like its cheesier cousin the welsh rabbit better known as rarebit its name is fanciful. A dish of melted cheese usu. For classic cocktails and comfort food done right look no.
A piece of toast with cheese on it that is heated until the cheese melts 2. Random house kernerman websters college dictionary c 2010 k dictionaries ltd. Melt the butter in a saucepan over low heat. 2017 the rarebits were an appropriately anglophile snack to accompany beer and punch.
Welsh rarebit for one other entrees welsh rarebit creamy cheese sauce made with 100 real cheddar cheese made with ingredients you can feel good about for a homemade taste youll love one of our original dishes a favorite for over 60 years why its. 4460 22 23965. Cook whisking constantly for 2 to 3 minutes being careful not to brown the flour. Welsh rabbit or welsh rarebit r b t or r ae b t is a dish consisting of a hot cheese based sauce served over slices of toasted bread.
Well show you how to make the perfect rarebit and a few twists on the classic recipe too. This mixture can be made and kept in the refrigerator for several days if required. Blend in the flour salt pepper mustard worcestershire sauce and hot pepper sauce. In a medium saucepan over low heat melt the butter and whisk in the flour.
Whisk in mustard. A piece of toast plus. Welsh rarebit is cheese on toast at its best. Sweet white wine can be used.