Meatball and Tomato Sauce
February 03, 2014
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"This is an old family favourite here. For gluten free use gluten free bread crumbs and beef bouillon powder and serve over you favourite gluten free pasta. I also use this recipe for meatball subs."
- Serving Size: 1 (513.3 g)
- Calories 646.8
- Total Fat - 34 g
- Saturated Fat - 11.8 g
- Cholesterol - 189 mg
- Sodium - 1563.2 mg
- Total Carbohydrate - 30.4 g
- Dietary Fiber - 4.6 g
- Sugars - 10.1 g
- Protein - 51.8 g
- Calcium - 96.9 mg
- Iron - 7.7 mg
- Vitamin C - 29.3 mg
- Thiamin - 0.5 mg
Pour the wine in a large bowl and add the bread crumbs, dehydrated onion, bouillon powder and garlic powder. Allow to sit for 5 minutes.
Add the ground meat, egg, 1 teaspoon of the oregano and 1 teaspoon of the hot pepper flakes; mix well.
Form into 24 -1 1/2 inch meatballs.
Brown the meatballs in a skillet or on a baking sheet in the oven.
In the meantime, mix the remaining ingredients together in a 5 qt crock-pot.
Gently toss in the meatballs and cook on low- heat for 8 hours or high-heat for 5 hours.
Serve over pasta or use for meatball subs.
Tips & Variations
No special items needed.