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Veal Meatballs in Port Sauce Recipe

Looking for an easy Veal Meatballs in Port Sauce recipe? Learn how to make Veal Meatballs in Port Sauce using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by devo366

Makes 4 servings



Serve over spaghetti squash or pasta.

Recipe Ingredients for Veal Meatballs in Port Sauce

10 oz. ground veal
1 egg
1 tbsp. Dijon mustard
1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1 tbsp. olive oil
1 tsp. butter
2 pearl onions or shallots, finely chopped
1 celery stalk, finely chopped
2 cups chicken broth
1/4 cup port wine

Recipe Directions for Veal Meatballs in Port Sauce

  1. Thoroughly mix the veal, egg, mustard, and Parmesan by hand in a large bowl.

  2. Form into 2-inch balls with wet hands.

  3. Preheat a large skillet over med-high heat.

  4. Add the oil and butter and heat for 1 minute more.

  5. Add the meatballs and saute until browned all over, about 5 minutes.

  6. Remove the meatballs from heat and transfer them to a warm plate.

  7. Add the onion and celery to the pan and saute on medium heat for 3 minutes.

  8. Add the chicken broth and the wine to deglaze the pan, scraping all the brown bits from the bottom.

  9. Return the meatballs to the skillet, including the liquid that has accumulated on the plate.

  10. Cook until cooked through, 5-10 more minutes.

Categories

Main Dish, Saute, Sugar-Free

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 290.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
259
Calories from Fat
121
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.4g
21%
Saturated Fat
4.9g
25%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
128mg
43%
Sodium
607mg
25%
Potassium
476mg
14%
Total Carbohydrates
6.7g
2%
Dietary Fiber
1.1g
4%
Sugars
3.0g
Protein
24.3g
Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 11% Iron 8%
* 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
C
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • Contains alcohol
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