Great Meatballs of Fire

Total Time
1hr 40mins
30 mins
1 hr 10 mins

My sister's recipe that she serves with antipasto or tapas style meals. She makes a half recipe usually. Original recipe called for beef, she uses lamb, use whatever you like.

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  1. Balls:.
  2. Mix ingredients together and form into walnut-sized balls.
  3. Process together the tomatoes, chilli, onion and garlic. To this mixture, add the bay leaves, cinnamon, vinegar, olive oil and salt and pepper.
  4. Seal the meatballs in hot oil in a frying pan a few at a time, then top with sauce, cover with foil and bake in a 180c for about 1 hour.