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Help get NZ cooking: Spaghetti and meatballs

CHRISTIE MUNRO
Last updated 09:30 10/12/2012
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FINISHED DISH: Spaghetti and meatballs.

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NEED TO KNOW

Main ingredient Beef
Type of dish Pasta
Course Main course
Cooking time <30 min
Serves/makes 4
Special options Kid-friendly

 

500g Mince
Pinch Nutmeg
1 Onion, finely chopped
3/4 teaspoon Salt
1 cup Breadcrumbs
1/4 teaspoon Pepper
3 tablespoons Tomato Sauce / Ketchup
3 Tablespoons Oil
2 Eggs, lightly beaten
1 clove Garlic
Pinch Cinnamon
220g can Tomato Sauce / Pasta Sauce
Pinch Ground Cloves
1 cup Water

 

 

1. Mix the mince, onion, breadcrumbs, ketchup, eggs, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, salt and pepper together.

2. Shape in to balls.

3. Heat the oil in a large frying pan and brown the meatballs and the garlic.

4. Combine the tomato sauce and water and add to the frying pan.

5. Cook on a low heat for 15-20 minutes.

6. Cook the spaghetti noodles.

Serve garnished with cheese and parsley.

For step by step photos, see my album on Facebook.

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