Main content

http://www.lifestylefood.com.au/recipes/2689/spaghetti-and-meatballs

LifeStyleFOOD.com.au

Spaghetti and Meatballs

Ingredients

Method

  • 1.

    Toss the breadcrumbs into a small bowl and pour the milk over them. Stir to combine then set aside the mixture until the crumbs have absorbed all the milk.

  • 2.

    Place the ground beef into a large bowl and add the grated onion, minced garlic and egg yolk. If you like add the optional Parmesan. Add the breadcrumb mixture, nutmeg and parsley. Season with salt, pepper and nutmeg and mix well. Form into 8 large meatballs.

  • 3.

    Pre-heat a large, heavy skillet over medium-high heat. When it’s hot add a splash of olive oil, enough to cover the bottom. Add the meatballs. Patiently sear them until they are well browned on all sides. Drain off any excess fat. Add the tomato sauce of your choice and simmer until the meatballs have cooked through about 15 to 20 minutes. Cook the spaghetti in lots of boiling salted water, drain without rinsing and serve with the meatballs.

  • 4.

    Note: Yields 2 cups.

» Metric Converter

» Top Wine Matches For This Recipe

Andrew Graham

Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache and Other Reds are the best wines to pair with Spaghetti and Meatballs.

 
 

Sign Out

Click to Rate

Join the Conversation

Please note, LifeStyle cannot respond to all comments posted in our comments feed. If you have a comment or query you would like LifeStyle to respond to, please use our feedback form.

2 2 2 2 2
Average Rating
3 comments • 2 ratings
Please login to comment
Posted by maroonyReport
i am going to try this tonight will let you know how it goes
Posted by GabletoReport
WOW !!!!! Extra nutmeg YES and a dash or 2 of Tabasco.... Great flavor
Posted by SC208Report
Delicious! My family love these as they are so moist and juicy. I substitute basil for parsley and serve with fettucine.
  • Create your own cookbooks
  • Save your favourite recipes
  • Share your own recipes
  • Follow your favourite chefs
Sign In or Register Now

» Matching Wine