Alpine Meatballs Recipe

Looking for an easy Alpine Meatballs recipe? Learn how to make Alpine Meatballs using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by valura

Makes 8 servings



I love the combination of shredded Swiss cheese, chopped celery leaves, nutmeg, and cooked rice in these tender meatballs. Your family will love it too!

Recipe Ingredients for Alpine Meatballs

1 lb. ground beef
1 cups shredded Swiss cheese, divided
1 egg, beaten
1/2 cup finely chopped onion
1/4 cup chopped celery leaves
1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg
1/4 tsp. allspice
1 cup cooked rice
10 oz. Soup, cream of mushroom, canned, condensed, reduced sodium
3/4 cup milk
3 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
2 cups cooked rice

Recipe Directions for Alpine Meatballs

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In large bowl, combine beef, pork, 1/2 cup Swiss cheese, egg, 1/2 cup finely chopped onion, celery leaves, nutmeg, allspice, and 1 cup cooked rice and mix gently. Form into 1" meatballs and place on a large baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 20-30 minutes until browned.

  2. Combine 1 cup Swiss cheese with soup, milk, garlic, Parmesan cheese, and 2 cups cooked rice in large bowl. Add cooked meatballs and mix gently. Pour into 3 quart baking dish. Bake 325 degrees 40-45 minutes, until sauce bubbles around the edges.

  3. To freeze, bake meatballs and cool completely in refrigerator. Combine with remaining ingredients and pour into lined baking dish. Wrap, label, and freeze up to 3 months. To thaw and reheat, thaw overnight in refrigerator. Stir casserole gently, then bake at 350 degrees for 30-45 minutes until hot and bubbly.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 221.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
480
Calories from Fat
101
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
11.2g
17%
Saturated Fat
5.6g
28%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
94mg
31%
Sodium
319mg
13%
Potassium
526mg
15%
Total Carbohydrates
61.7g
21%
Dietary Fiber
1.3g
5%
Sugars
2.7g
Protein
30.3g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 24% Iron 29%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in selenium
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