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Porcupine Meatballs

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Porcupine Meatballs
  • Prep 15 min
  • Total 1 hr 5 min
  • Servings 30
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A spicy twist on the traditional dish, these meatballs are rolling with flavour. ...MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

2 cups (500 mL) CHEERIOS* cereal, finely crushed
1 lb (500 g) lean ground beef, turkey or chicken
2/3 cup (150 mL) uncooked converted brown rice
1/2 cup (125 mL) milk
1 pkg (39 g) Old El Paso* Chili Seasoning Mix or 1 pkg (35 g) Old El Paso* Taco Seasoning Mix
1 egg
3 cups (750 mL) tomato juice
1 cup (250 mL) water

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 425°F (220°C).
  • 2
    In large bowl, mix cereal, beef, rice, milk, chili or taco seasoning mix and egg. Shape mixture into 30 meatballs. Place in ungreased 9x13-inch (23x33 cm) rectangular baking pan.
  • 3
    Combine tomato juice and water. Pour over meatballs; stir gently.
  • 4
    Cover and bake 50 to 60 minutes or until rice is tender, beef is no longer pink in center and juice is thickened.

Expert Tips

  • To easily crush cereal: Place in a plastic bag or between sheets of wax paper and crush with rolling pin. A blender can also be used to crush cereal.
  • Evenly shaped meatballs are easy to make: Pat the meat mixture into the baking pan and cut into 6 rows by 5 rows. Roll the squares into balls and return to the pan to bake.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 30
Calories
200
% Daily Value
Total Fat
6
Saturated Fat
2 1/2
Trans Fat
0
Cholesterol
50
Sodium
54022
Dietary Fiber
2
Sugars
6
Protein
11
% Daily Value*:
Exchanges:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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