Swedish Meatballs with Noodles

Swedish Meatballs with Noodles

Prep:
12 mins
Cooking:
20 mins
Level:
Easy
Yields:
10

Meatballs and ribbon noodles are a quintessential Swedish dish. Moistened with evaporated milk and seasoned with dill, these tender and aromatic meatballs are the perfect partner for luscious noodles and gravy. This is great for both family gatherings or casual entertaining.

Ingredients

  • MEATBALLS
  • 1 1/2 pounds ground beef
  • 1/2 cup chopped onions
  • 1/2 cup plain bread crumbs
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 tablespoons NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Instant Nonfat Dry Milk
  • 1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • GRAVY
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 1/2 cups beef broth
  • 1 cup NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried dill weed*
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 10 cups (1 lb.) dry noodles, cooked and drained

Directions

FOR MEATBALLS
PREHEAT
oven to 350° F.

MIX all meatball ingredients lightly but thoroughly in medium bowl. Shape into 2-inch balls. Place in jelly-roll pan.

BAKE for 20 to 25 minutes or until no longer pink. Drain; reserve fat drippings. Keep meatballs warm.

FOR GRAVY
COMBINE
1/2 cup fat drippings from meatballs (adding vegetable oil to make 1/2 cup) and flour in large saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil. Boil for 1 to 2 minutes. Stir in broth, evaporated milk, dill and pepper. Cook, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil and thickens slightly. Add meatballs to sauce; stir. Serve over noodles.


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Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size
    1/10 of recipe
  • Calories 387
  • Calories from Fat 238

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 26.4g 41%
  • Saturated Fat 11.1g 56%
  • Cholesterol 109mg 36%
  • Sodium 640mg 26%
  • Carbohydrates 16g 5%
  • Dietary Fiber .6g 2%
  • Sugars 1.2g
  • Protein 20.3g
  • Vitamin A 3%
  • Vitamin C 9%
  • Calcium 17%
  • Iron 26%

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