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Ricotta Balls

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Ingredients
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm)
  Canned tomato puree 8 Ounce (1 Can)
  Italian ricotta cheese 3 Pound (6 Cups)
  Bread crumbs 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Parmesan cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 4
  Parsley 1 Tablespoon
  Black pepper To Taste
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
Directions

Make a sauce by frying garlic and adding tomato puree.
Cook for 30 minutes over low heat, adding water if too thick.
Heat 1/2 inch of oil in a skillet.
Drain water out of ricotta by putting into a dish towel for an hour.
Mix the ricotta, crumbs, cheese, eggs, parsley, pepper and salt together.
Roll into balls and fry.
As the balls are fried, drop gently into the sauce.
Simmer 30 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Fried

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2455 Calories from Fat 1233

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 138 g212%

Saturated Fat 83.2 g416.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 913.9 mg304.6%

Sodium 4898.9 mg204.1%

Total Carbohydrates 126 g42%

Dietary Fiber 7.4 g29.8%

Sugars 65 g

Protein 182 g363.2%

Vitamin A 75.9% Vitamin C 78.9%

Calcium 151% Iron 73.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Ricotta Balls Recipe