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MEAT PACKET MINIS Recipe

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Filling:

2 tablespoons oil
1 medium onion, diced
3 cloves garlic, crushed or 3 cubes Frozen Garlic
2 and 1/2 pounds ground beef
8 ounces Tomato Sauce
3 tablespoons brown sugar
2 teaspoons cayenne pepper
2 tablespoons vinegar
3 tablespoons ketchup

Zucchini wrappers:

5 medium zucchini, not peeled

Directions:
Directions:
Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onion; sautÚ until translucent, about 10 minutes. Add garlic; sautÚ for three minutes.

Add ground beef, stirring and breaking up large pieces as it browns, five to seven minutes.

Add remaining ingredients; bring to a boil. Cook for 20 minutes, stirring frequently.

Remove from heat; set aside until cool enough to handle.

Preheat oven to 425 ║.

Prepare the Zucchini Wrappers
Scrub zucchini; use a vegetable peeler to peel lengthwise strips down the sides of the zucchini.

Place one to two tablespoons filling at the end of a zucchini strip.

Carefully wrap the rest of the strip around it, keeping the filling inside. Then take another strip and wrap it around the other way.

Place packets into a greased 9- x 13-inch pan.

Bake, uncovered, until browned, about 10 minutes.

 

 

 

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