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Swedish Meatballs
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Swedish Meatballs

Smaklig Måltid! In Sweden, every holiday deserves good meatballs - whether it's Easter, Christmas or Midsummer! For an authentic, Swedish-style meal, serve them with potatoes that have been boiled with fresh dill, and a dollop of lingonberry jam. Varsagod!

Prep Time (min): 25
Total Time (min): 60
Servings 8


  • 1/2 cup Kellogg's® All-Bran® Original cereal
  • or 1/2 cup Kellogg's® All-Bran® Bran Buds® cereal
  • 1/2 cup milk or beef bouillon
  • 1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef
  • 1/2 pound ground pork
  • 2 tablespoons grated onion
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 3 tablespoons margarine or butter
  • 1/2 cup sour cream


1. In large mixing bowl, combine KELLOGG'S® ALL-BRAN® cereal and milk. Let stand about 5 minutes or until cereal softens.

2. Add beef, pork, onions, eggs, salt, pepper and nutmeg to cereal mixture. Mix well. With floured hands, portion and shape into small balls about 1-inch in diameter.

3. Heat margarine in large fry pan. Add meat balls and cook slowly over low heat, turning until browned on all sides. Cover pan. Cook on low about 30 minutes or until meat is tender and done (160 degrees F). If pan becomes dry, add 1/4 cup water or beef bouillon.

4. Just before serving, drain off any excess fat. Stir in sour cream. Heat thoroughly. Add additional salt and sprinkle with nutmeg, if desired.