Wonderful gentle meatballs with gravy, as in a kindergarten, will remind you the taste of childhood.


Minced meat – 400 g

Rice – 100 g

Onion – 1 pc.

Egg – 1 pc.

Tomato paste – 1 tbsp.

Sour cream – 2 tbsp.

Flour – 3 tbsp.

Vegetable oil – 2 tbsp.

Salt – to taste

  • 240 kCal
  • 45 min.

Cooking process

Who does not remember the wonderful meatballs that fed us in kindergarten? Our mothers and grandmothers also cooked meatballs for us with sauce, as in the garden, it was very tasty. Delicate meatballs with a thick gravy (sauce), cook quite easily. Let us also please our children.

Take the food in the list. Take tomato paste without additives, sour cream – any fat content.

Ingredients for meatballs with sauce both in the garden

The first thing we do is to rinse and cook rice (1: 2 with water), add some water. Mince roll with onions, add salt, add egg. Do not overdo it with salt, especially if you have tomato paste already salty.

To hammer in a forcemeat an egg

Mix the minced meat with the egg, add the boiled rice, mix well the minced meat.

Add Rice

From minced meat we form meatballs for about 50 grams. We roll them in flour.

Roll meatballs in flour

In the frying pan, we warm up the vegetable oil, fry the meatballs on both sides. When frying, do not cover the lid, we need a soft crust.

Fry meatballs

Tomato paste diluted with warm water, approximately 150 ml. Add to the frying pan. Cover with a lid and put it on a medium heat for 10 minutes.

Add water with tomato paste

Sour cream and 1 tbsp. Flour we dissolve in a glass of warm water, so that there are no lumps. Add sour cream to the meatballs, put out for 5-7 minutes under the lid.

Add sour cream, flour and water

Meatballs with sauce, as in the garden, are ready. Invite your relatives to the table, serve hot meatballs with your favorite side dish or simply with fresh vegetables. Dense gravy, tender tee-tails will remind you of the taste of childhood.

Photo of meatballs with gravy as in a kindergarten

Very like meatballs with sauce, as in the garden, your children, treat with pleasure!

A recipe for meatballs with gravy as in a kindergarten