Easy Home Made Italian Meatballs
1 lb. Extra Lean Ground Beef (90% lean)
1/2 tsp. dried parsley flakes
1/2 teaspoon dried basil
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
4 cloves garlic, crushed
1/4 tsp. each salt and pepper
6 each crackers, finely crushed
1 each egg, beaten
Heat oven to 350 degrees F.
Line a baking sheet with foil (shiny side down).
Combine ground beef with seasonings, crackers and egg in a large bowl
until evenly mixed.
Form into 1 1/2-inch balls using 2 tablespoons beef mixture per meatba
Place meatballs on baking sheet allowing 1-inch space in between for e
Bake 20 minutes in oven on center rack.
Meatballs will brown and will not need to be turned