Grandma's Italian Meatballs

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

My Grandma gave me this recipe years ago..

I keep them stocked up in the freezer and anytime I am in need of them..there they are...

Delicious!


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Rating:
★★★★★ 6 votes
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Serves:
8-10
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 lb
pork sausage
1 lb
ground beef
2/3 c
italian bread crumbs
1/2 c
parmigiano-reggiano, grated
2
eggs
1/3 c
fresh parsley
1/3 c
finely minced onions
3 clove
minced garlic
1 tsp
italian seasoning
1/4 tsp
pepper
1/2 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
worcestershire sauce
enough milk to moisten bread crumbs
1/2 tsp
garlic powder

Step-By-Step

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1In large bowl, combine the meats,cheese, bread crumbs soaked in milk,onion, eggs, garlic, parsley.salt ,pepper,italian seasoning, and worchestershire sauce

2Mix thoroughly, but don't over mix, will make the meatballs tough.

The trick to moist meatballs is softening bread crumbs in the milk

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3Form into 2 inch balls..brown in skillet with small amount of oil, on med heat, or bake in the oven for 20 min at 375. I do the oven method,Grandma always browned hers in olive oil and a little vegetable oil combined.

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4Serve with your favorite spaghetti sauce, ENJOY!

I make the balls bigger if using for meatballs subs. I slice them in half,flat side down on hoagie roll, add sauce, cheese, broil for about 10 min...

I also smash them up and add them to my sauce for lasagna..

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Italian
Hashtag: #Meatballs