Fresh Salsa and Meatballs

1
Catherine Cappiello Pappas

By
@LadyGourmet

A delicious summer dish!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • ·
    for the meatballs:
  • ·
    2 ¼ lbs of ground beef
  • ·
    3 slices of rye bread – soaked in milk
  • ·
    2 eggs
  • ·
    ¼ cup of parmesan cheese
  • ·
    ¼ cup of shredded mozzarella
  • ·
    ¼ cup of chopped italian parsley
  • ·
    ½ tsp. salt
  • ·
    ¼ tsp. black pepper
  • ·
    for the salsa:
  • ·
    3 bell peppers
  • ·
    1 pint of grape tomatoes
  • ·
    ½ onion
  • ·
    3 cloves garlic
  • ·
    ½ jalapeño
  • ·
    2 tablespoons of raisins
  • ·
    2 tablespoons honey
  • ·
    1 tablespoon capers
  • ·
    handful of fresh basil

How to Make Fresh Salsa and Meatballs

Step-by-Step

  1. For the Meatballs:
    Combine all of the above ingredients in a bowl and mix together well.

    Form into desired sized meatballs.

    Heat a large frying pan with 2 tablespoons of olive oil and sauté the meatballs.
    When the meatballs are firm they are cooked.
  2. For the Salsa:
    Preheat Oven 350 degrees:

    Slice and place the tomatoes on a baking sheet. Bake 30-35 minutes. Set aside and let the peppers and tomatoes cool.

    When they are cooled place in a food processor with the rest of the ingredients and give a few good chops until the desired consistency is reached.

    Serve with the meatballs or fresh veggies and chips.

Printable Recipe Card

About Fresh Salsa and Meatballs

Course/Dish: Beef
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtag: #Meatballs



Show 1 Comment & Review

20 Recipes For A Flavorful Sunday Supper

20 Recipes for a Flavorful Sunday Supper

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Whether you're feeding your family or having a group of friends over for a casual dinner, there's nothing better than gathering around the table for a flavorful Sunday supper. You...

How To Make Compound Butter

How to Make Compound Butter

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Compound butter sounds extremely fancy and hard to make. In reality, it is extremely simple to prepare and will enhance any meal. They are made by mixing softened butter with...

Recipes For A Christmas Dinner

Recipes for a Christmas Dinner

Kitchen Crew

Hosting your first Christmas dinner and in need of recipes? Hosting your 20th Christmas and looking for new menu ideas? I've got you covered. These Blue Ribbon recipes will be...