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Holiday Meatballs with Cranberry-Tomato Sauce
Source: dLife

Meatballs with a seasonal touch that are great for the holidays

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 283.1
Total Carbs 44.3 g
Dietary Fiber 2.4 g
Sugars 25.2 g
Total Fat 4.1 g
Saturated Fat 1.3 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.5 g
Potassium 154.8 mg
Protein 19.0 g
Sodium 377.1 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Vegetables , 2 1/2 Fruits , 2 Meat , 1/2 Starch
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

1 lb  extra lean ground beef (5% fat)
0 1/2 cup  bread crumbs
1 each  eggs
0 1/2 each  small onions
0 1/4 tsp  dry mustard
20 oz  canned whole cranberry sauce
1 cup  tomato sauce
1 pinch  salt
1 pinch  black pepper
Directions
  1. Mix the beef, breadcrumbs, egg, onion, and mustard well. Shape into meatballs.
  2. Bake meatballs in a 350 degree conventional oven for approximately 15 to 20 minutes, making sure not to overcook.
  3. While meatballs are baking, combine the cranberry and tomato sauces.
  4. Simmer the sauce mixture on stove top for approximately 15-20 minutes. Pour over the meatballs and serve.

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