Brad's spaghetti and meatballs. This Spaghetti and Meatball recipe from proves everything is better homemade. In a large pot of boiling salted water, cook spaghetti according to package instructions. Spaghetti and meatballs or spaghetti with meatballs is an Italian-American dish consisting of spaghetti, tomato sauce and meatballs.

Brad's spaghetti and meatballs

For the meatballs, mix together the beef, garlic and herbs along with a decent pinch of salt and pepper. Cook spaghetti in a large pot of boiling salted water, stirring occasionally, until al dente. Made these for a dinner party last night as part of The Ultimate Spaghetti and Meatballs Sunday Supper meal and also made the Ricotta Pie with Amarena Cherries for dessert. You can have Brad's spaghetti and meatballs using 29 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Brad's spaghetti and meatballs

  1. It’s of For the sauce.
  2. You need 1 of LG can tomato sauce.
  3. You need 1 of LG can crushed tomatoes.
  4. It’s 1 of small can tomato paste.
  5. Prepare 2 of LG tomatoes.
  6. You need 2 tbs of granulated beef bouillon.
  7. You need 1 tbs of each garlic powder, ground mustard, white pepper.
  8. Prepare 1 tbs of Chile powder.
  9. You need 1 tsp of each, red pepper flakes, rosemary, thyme, oregano.
  10. You need 1/2 tsp of celery seed.
  11. You need 2 tbs of white sugar.
  12. It’s 1/2 cup of fresh chopped parsley.
  13. Prepare 1/4 cup of fresh chopped basil.
  14. You need 1 cup of each, water, and dark red wine.
  15. You need 2 tbs of cider vinegar.
  16. You need of For the meatballs.
  17. You need 2 lbs of lean ground beef.
  18. Prepare 1 tbs of garlic powder, rubbed sage and dry mustard.
  19. Prepare 1/2 cup of chopped fresh parsley.
  20. You need 1/2 tbs of red Chile flakes, dry basil.
  21. You need 1 cup of Italian bread crumbs.
  22. You need 2 of eggs.
  23. It’s 1 1/2 tbs of kosher salt.
  24. It’s 1/2 cup of shredded parmesan cheese.
  25. Prepare of Garnishes and other ingredients.
  26. Prepare 1 box of spaghetti noodles.
  27. Prepare of Shredded parmesan cheese.
  28. You need of Fresh basil.
  29. It’s of Chopped green onions.

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Brad's spaghetti and meatballs step by step

  1. Add all sauce ingredients to a large sauce pan. Bring to a low simmer covered. Simmer for a couple hours covered. Stir often..
  2. Add all meatball ingredients, except parmesan, to a large mixing bowl. Mix well. Cover and chill in the fridge 1-2 hrs..
  3. After sauce simmers a couple hours, take lid off and let sauce reduce 30-45 minutes. Adjust seasoning to taste. Stir often..
  4. Meanwhile, add parmesan to the meat and mix well again. Heat a large fry pan. Keep meat cold while forming large meatballs. In batches, brown meatballs on all sides, put in a large baking dish when done..
  5. At the same time, bring 6 qts water, 1tbs oil, 1 tbs kosher salt to a boil. Add noodles. Cook to AL dente. About 10-11 minutes..
  6. Spoon a little sauce over meatballs. Put in a preheated oven at 425 for 5 minutes..
  7. Drain noodles well, but do not rinse. Place back in pot they were boiled in, mix in 1 cup sauce. Stir well to coat noodles..
  8. Plate noodles. Add more sauce over the top. Place meatballs on top. Garnish with cheese, chopped green onion, and fresh basil. Serve immediately. Enjoy..

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