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Swedish Meatballs With Chives

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  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Dry seasoned bread crumbs 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Lean ground beef 1 Pound
  Beaten egg 1
  Salt 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Kitchen bouquet 1 Tablespoon
  Chopped onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Dried chives 1 Tablespoon

Pour milk over crumbs, soak 15 minutes.
Blend ground beef, egg, salt, pepper, Kitchen Bouquet, onion, and crumb mixture.
Shape into 1" meatballs; arrange on roasting rack in 12x8-inch dish.
Microwave (high) 8-10 minutes, rotating dish 1/4 turn halfway through cooking. (Rearrange meatballs if cooking unevenly.) Rest, covered, 5 minutes; make gravy or roux. (We love this cooked in roux.) Pour gravy over meatballs; top with dried chives.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1050 Calories from Fat 416

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 47 g72.1%

Saturated Fat 18.2 g90.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 483.1 mg161%

Sodium 2379.9 mg99.2%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.5%

Dietary Fiber 6.9 g27.8%

Sugars 11.4 g

Protein 110 g220.5%

Vitamin A 218% Vitamin C 178.3%

Calcium 35.2% Iron 75.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Swedish Meatballs With Chives Recipe