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Easy To Make Polpette Al Sugo

cattivikkio's picture
Here's another video recipe: original italian meatballs, as learned from my grandmother...
  Ground beef 700 Gram
  Breadcrumbs 100 Gram
  Eggs 2
  Milk 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Garlic 2
  Salt To Taste
  Black pepper To Taste
  Cayenne pepper To Taste
  Cumin 1 Teaspoon
  Onion 1 Large
  Tomatoes 2 Can (20 oz)
  Extra virgin olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Oregano 1 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 Pinch

For the meatballs:
Add milk to the breadcrumbs. Chop garlic. Break meat with a fork. Add garlic. Add black pepper and cayenne pepper. Add cumin. Add salt. Add the breadcrumbs. Mix well. Add some more milk if needed. Add the eggs. Mix well.
Prepare the meatballs. Place on a parchment paper. Let the meatballs cook in the oven for 10 minutes at 150 degrees C.

For the sauce:
Add olive oil to a medium-heat pot. Add chopped onion to the pot. Add salt and a pinch of sugar. Add oregano. Mix well. Add the tomatoes. Add some water. Mix well.
Add meatballs to the sauce. Mix well. Reduce on a low heat. Cook for at least 30 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Main Dish
High Protein
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
50 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
If you have been hunting for the perfect, authentic recipe for Italian meatballs, you search ends here. Round, pillow-soft, classic Italian style meatballs packed with herbs, meat and cheese makes for a mouth-watering bet any day. Try making this recipe when planning to impress someone and get all the compliments flowing.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 556 Calories from Fat 370

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 41 g63.1%

Saturated Fat 13.8 g69%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 160.3 mg53.4%

Sodium 322.5 mg13.4%

Total Carbohydrates 23 g7.6%

Dietary Fiber 3 g11.9%

Sugars 9.7 g

Protein 27 g54.2%

Vitamin A 21.7% Vitamin C 28.1%

Calcium 16.5% Iron 18.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

foodpsychologist's picture
Nice recipe, and nice video with background music. The recipe for polpette al sugo is also very clearly written out. Thanks
Easy To Make Polpette Al Sugo Recipe Video