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Meat Balls

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  Ground beef 1 1⁄2 Pound
  Ground pork 1 Pound
  Eggs 3
  Garlic salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Black pepper 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Thyme 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sage 1⁄4 Teaspoon, ground
  Worcestershire sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Cooking oil 1 Teaspoon
  Alfredo sauce 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Classico Tomato Alfredo Sauce)

1. Beat eggs. Add seasonings and Worcestershire sauce. Beat well.
2. Add meat and blend well with hands. Form meat balls by rolling a portion in the palm of your hands (rubbing a little oil on your hands helps the meat from sticking). The smaller the meat balls the faster they cook.
3. Heat 1/4 of the butter and enough oil to cover the bottom of a large skillet on medium high heat. Add 1/4 of the meat balls and brown all around. Remove with a slotted spoon to platter and keep warm in a oven. Repeat until all the meat balls are cooked.
4. Pour off liquids and add pasta sauce. Heat through then pour over meat balls.
5. If meat balls are large and you doubt if they are cooked all through then bake in a 350°F oven for 15 or 20 minutes before serving. Serve warm.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4185 Calories from Fat 3211

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 356 g547.8%

Saturated Fat 142.8 g714.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1619.8 mg539.9%

Sodium 2787.7 mg116.2%

Total Carbohydrates 24 g8%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4.1%

Sugars 12.9 g

Protein 228 g455.8%

Vitamin A 34.1% Vitamin C 20.9%

Calcium 23.9% Iron 81.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Meat Balls Recipe