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Saucy Porcupine Meatballs Recipe
  • READY IN 30 mins

Saucy Porcupine Meatballs

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"Tender rice-plumped meatballs simmered in a sweet tomato sauce."

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Original recipe makes 24 meatballs Change Servings

Directions

  1. Mix tomato sauce and sugar in large skillet; set aside.
  2. Combine egg, meat, rice, Worcestershire sauce, salt and pepper in large bowl. Shape into 1-inch balls. Place in skillet with sauce; spoon sauce over meatballs.
  3. Cook over medium heat until sauce comes to a boil. Cover skillet with lid. Reduce heat to low; simmer 20 minutes, or until meatballs are no longer pink in centers (160 degrees F).
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  • PREP 10 mins
  • COOK 20 mins
  • READY IN 30 mins
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Dec 02, 2010

these were great! easy, quick & delicious :) cant get any better then that, i added chopped onion and garlic salt will def make these again, thanks for the recipe :D

 
May 18, 2011

I had a friend that made me porcupine balls and i wanted to find a recipe similar to it, but this was not it. I did not like the texture of the meatballs, and wish I had browned them first before letting them simmer in the sauce, otherwise they seemed too mushy to me. The overall flavor was okay, I added onions to the meat, and some Worcestershire sauce and mustard to the actual sauce for more flavor.

 
Jul 20, 2012

Very fast and easy plus good on a budget. I did put my own twist on it and fried meatballs before putting in sauce. Served with extra rice on the side. Will make again thanks.

 
Sep 09, 2013

Made this for my family tonite and thought it would be a bigger hit than it was. Took the advice of Jillbby.xo and added chopped onion and garlic salt, but my family was not excited. If I make it again will add sweet bell peppers.

 
Jul 25, 2013

Great quick meal. So easy and tastes great. Will make again.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 167 kcal
  • 8%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 11.6 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol
  • 82 mg
  • 27%
  • Fat
  • 4.7 g
  • 7%
  • Fiber
  • 1.3 g
  • 5%
  • Protein
  • 18.8 g
  • 38%
  • Sodium
  • 609 mg
  • 24%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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