Recipe courtesy of Quinz Restaurant
Show: $40 a Day
Episode: Ashland, OR
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Total:
1 hr 10 min
Active:
40 min
Yield:
about 32 meatballs, about 6 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Meatballs:
Meatball Sauce:
Spice Mix:

Directions

Meatball Sauce:

Meatballs:

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

In a large bowl, mix lamb, Spice Mix, egg, and ketchup, being careful not to overwork the meat. Form into 1 1/4-ounce balls, about the size of a ping-pong ball. Place meatballs on a large baking sheet and bake for approximately 20 minutes.

Sauce:

In a large saucepan over medium heat, add the oil and heat, then add the onions and lightly saute until soft. Add garlic, shallots, cinnamon sticks, cumin, and coriander and saute over low heat, about 3 to 4 minutes. Add tomato puree and bring to a boil. Add stock and season sauce with salt, ground black pepper, mint, and parsley. Simmer for about 10 minutes and remove the cinnamon sticks.

To serve: Add the meatballs to the sauce and heat until warmed through. Pour a small amount of sauce on the plate and add 5 meatballs per serving. Garnish with toasted slivered almonds, mint, and warm pita wedges.

Spice Mix:

In a medium bowl, mix all the spices together. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.

Cook's Note

*To toast spices, heat in a small, dry skillet over low heat until fragrant.

This recipe was provided by a chef, restaurant or culinary professional. It has not been tested for home use.

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