30A Kids Club: For The At-Home Chef

30A Kids Club: For The At-Home Chef


Making a Meatball: amici 30A Italian Kitchen Shares Pro Tips By Susan Vallée
Are you ready to make the most delicious meatball in the whole world? Chef Lock shares his recipe and tips:


• 1 pound pork / beef mix (80/20)

• 8 cloves of garlic nely chopped

• Pecorino Romano • Flat leaf parsley

• 1 egg

• Salt/pepper

• Day old bread (Baguette is ideal)


1: Tear out pieces of baguette and soak in milk.

2: Mix all other ingredients together (don’t overwork).

3: Form meatballs and place on parchment paper. Do not oil the parchment.

4: Bake at 375-400 degrees for 15-20 minutes

to serve:

Spoon sauce around meatball. Garnish with fresh rosemary, fresh ricotta and add shaved Romano.


There are additional photos and cooking tips from Chef Lock on
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