"I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o'clock in the morning."--John Barrymore

Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs image

 

This recipe for Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs, by , is from Our Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We'll help you start your own personal cookbook! It's easy and fun. Click here to start your own cookbook!

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Robin Klevos

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Sauce

3/4 cup chopped onion
5 cloves garlic, minced
1/4 cup olive oil
2 (28 ounce) cans whole peeled tomatoes
2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon white sugar
1 bay leaf
1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste
3/4 teaspoon dried basil
1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper

Meatballs

1 pound lean ground beef
1 cup fresh bread crumbs
1 tablespoon dried parsley
1 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
1 egg, beaten

Directions:
Directions:
Sauce

In a large saucepan over medium heat, saute onion and garlic in olive oil until onion is translucent. Stir in tomatoes, salt, sugar and bay leaf. Cover, reduce heat to low, and simmer 90 minutes. Stir in tomato paste, basil, 1/2 teaspoon pepper and meatballs and simmer 30 minutes more.

Meatballs

In a large bowl, combine ground beef, bread crumbs, parsley, Parmesan, 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, garlic powder and beaten egg. Mix well and form into 12 balls. Store, covered, in refrigerator until needed.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Varies
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
2 1/2 hours
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I like to let the sauce simmer until I am ready to use it.

I use a 1 inch ice cream scoop to scoop the meat out of the bowl for forming. I also put a little olive oil on my hands to prevent the meat from sticking as I form the meatballs.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

3W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!