swedish meatballs

earl wood

By
@steakmaster

this is from my mothers cookbook, she passed on at 92 years old and was the best cook I knew. she taught me to cook. the photo posted is the meatballs in sauce, will post the finished photo. this is meant to be served over noodles but as am making this for pot luck at the golf course am adding meatballs and sauce to cooked noodles and taking in crock pot

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
4

Ingredients

1 lb
lean ground beef
1 1/2 c
seasoned bread crumbs
1/2 c
dry sherry
1/2 tsp
ground mace
1/2 tsp
salt
1/8 tsp
pepper
1 1/4 c
heavy or whipping cream
all purpose flour
2 Tbsp
salad oil
2 Tbsp
margerine
1 can(s)
10 oz condensed beef consomme
1
bay leaf

Step-By-Step

1in large bowl combine first six ingredients with 3/4 cup cream. shape into about 40 meatballs on waxed paper.
2in about 1/2 cup flour coat meatballs. in 12 inch skillet over medium high heat, in hot oil brown meatballs evenly and well. drain on paper towels and wipe skillet clean.
3in same skillet melt margerine on medium heat, stir in 1 tablespoon flour untill well blended and smooth.
4gradually stir in undiluted consomme and half cup cream. heat to boiling stirring contstantly.
5add meatballs and bay leaf, simmer covered 15 minutes or until meatballs are tender. discard bay leaf. serve in chafing dish to keep hot or remove to crock pot on low to keep warm. I prefer to put them in crockpot as to keep them warm while serving
6note ended up having to double the sauce but found out is not a crockpot dish better served right away over noodles. next time I suggest just making the meatballs and put in fridge then make the noodles and sauch and pour over at last minute to put in crock pot to go.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef
Hashtags: #sauce, #swedish, #Meatballs