Easy Meatballs Recipe

These are very easy meatballs and is a recipe that has been passed down for many generations of women. Enjoy over rice.


1 lb ground beef
1/2 cup short-grain rice - cook according to package
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon black pepper
1 teaspoon dried thyme
1 teaspoon dried coriander
1 teaspoon dry cumin sauce

1 (28 ounce) cans tomatoes
1 Tablespoon tomato paste
1 onion
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pepper


Begin by cooking the rice according to package instructions and set aside to cool.

Preheat oven to 350F.

Place all the sauce ingredients into a food processor and blend to puree.

In a large bowl mix together meat, cooked rice, herbs and seasonings.

Using clean hands, rolls 1.5 inch balls and place them in a 9x13 inch oven pan.

Pour tomato sauce over and cook in oven for 45-60 minutes turning once while cooking.