Surprise Meatballs

Surprise Meatballs

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Sea Sun

By
@Seasun

This is a fun appetizer, if you like olives!

They really are a surprise in this recipe.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
18 ?
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    bread crumbs
  • 1 large
    egg
  • 1 lb
    ground beef (lean)
  • 1/3 c
    pizza sauce
  • 1/4 c
    onion (finely chopped)
  • 36
    pimento stuffed olives (drained)
  • ·
    salt and pepper

How to Make Surprise Meatballs

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  2. Mix together bread crumbs, egg, pizza sauce, onion, 1/2 teaspoon salt and a dash of pepper.
  3. Add beef and mix well.
  4. Shape 1 tablespoon meat mixture around each olive to form meatballs.
  5. Place in a shallow baking dish.
  6. Bake for 20 minutes. If desired, serve on wooden toothpicks.

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About Surprise Meatballs

Course/Dish: Meat Appetizers
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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