August 20, 2010

Food Friday: Spaghetti with Meatballs

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Spaghetti with Meatballs

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This is my favorite spaghetti, with garlicky marinara sauce topped with meatballs and freshly grated Romano or Parmesan. Very yummy and comforting.

Italian Meatballs
1½ pounds ground beef
½ pound ground pork
2 cloves garlic, finely minced
2 eggs
1 cup freshly grated Romano cheese
2 tablespoons chopped Italian flat leaf parsley
1½ teaspoons sea salt or to taste
¼ teaspoon ground black pepper
2 cups bread crumbs
1 cup water
  • In a large glass bowl, mix everything together, it should be moist. Fry a teaspoon and adjust seasoning. Form into balls, from teeny to ginormous ones and bake in a 375°F oven until lightly browned. Continue cooking in a simmering pan of marinara sauce for 20 to 30 minutes.


maiylah said...

now that got me drooling! sooo good!

no worries about being late (which you weren't). :)

Unknown said...

hmmn, garlicky marinara sauce--love it, too.

Unknown said...

I love all pasta but the best is spaghetti and meatballs.

Juliana said...

Oh! I love mixing pork and beef for meatballs...your spaghetti with meatballs look so tasty...great meal :-) Beautiful picture!

Gizelle said...

I normally buy here mixed ground pork and beef...never realized it until now lol. Yummy looking dish! Love marinara too!

i♥pinkc00kies said...

yummy ♥

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