Lorah Hodges Recipe

Enchila-ti-da meatballs

By Lorah Hodges lhodges1


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Serves:
6 - 8
Prep Time:
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Lorah's Story

Great for an appetizer, or serve with some spanish rice and pinto beans for a meal.

Ingredients

11/2 lb
ground chuck
1/2 c
chopped onions
1 can(s)
10 oz. hot enchilada sauce
2 c
crumbled cornbread (not sweet)
1 can(s)
10 oz. tomato sauce
1 1/2 c
mexican blend shredded cheese
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 pkg
taco seasoning mix

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375 degrees
2
In a large ball, combine to crumbled cornbread, half of the enchilada sauce, half of the cheese and salt. Crumble the beef into the mixture and mix well with your hands. Shape mixture in to 1 inch balls and place on a cookie sheet or pan with side to catch grease.
3
Bake 20 min. or until cooked through
4
While those are cooking, heat in a small saucepan the rest of the enchilada sauce with the tomato sauce. Heat through.
5
When meatballs are done, transfer them to a serving dish and pour the heated sauce over them. I top with the remaining cheese and serve with toothpicks.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Appetizers, Meat Appetizers
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Meatballs, #enchiladas

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3 Comments

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Dec 15, 2013 - Bobby Webb shared this recipe with discussion group: "EVERYTHING MEXICAN"
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Millie Johnson BISCUITMAKR
Aug 7, 2012
I lived in Corpus Christi for about a year when I was a kid. Small world :)
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Millie Johnson BISCUITMAKR
Aug 7, 2012
Love mexican! Thank you for sharing...I am Pinching for sure!