Frigadellan (German Meatballs)

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Laura Shinn

By
@lashinn57

This was my Mother's recipe. So very good. The gravy is perfect with mashed potatoes or wide egg noodles.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
ground beef
1
egg
1 Tbsp
butter to saute the onions
1 1/2 small
onion, sauteed
4 slice
bread, torn into small pieces
1/2 c
sour cream
1 tsp
allspice, ground
1 Tbsp
parsley, chopped
salt and pepper, to taste
bread brumbs to make a moist patty
2 c
beef broth to cover the patties
4 Tbsp
flour

How to Make Frigadellan (German Meatballs)

Step-by-Step

  • 1saute onions til soft and starting to brown, I use my 10 inch cast iron frying pan.
  • 2add all ingredients to mixing bowl except bread crumbs, flour and broth, mix thoroughly. add enough bread crumbs to form soft patties.
  • 3form into eight patties and add them to the pan you saute your onions in. brown on all sides
  • 4When patties are browned on all sides, add beef broth to about half way up the patties in the pan, I used 2 cups. lower heat to a simmer and cook covered for an hour, turning occasionally
  • 5When finished cooking, remove patties from pan, whisk in flour to make gravy. add patties back to the pan with the gravy and serve over noodles, rice, potatoes, your choice

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About Frigadellan (German Meatballs)

Course/Dish: Beef
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: German