Cookbook:Fried Meatballs

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Fried meatballs (Qofte të fërguara) is an Albanian dish. The term is also used for fried Italian meatballs.


For 4 servings:


  1. Soak bread in water and squeeze hard to drain.
  2. Add ground meat, bread crumbs, oil or melted butter, onion, cheese, parsley, salt, pepper, and mint and mix thoroughly.
  3. Form into 1-inch thick patties, sprinkle with salt, pepper, and oregano.
  4. Roll in flour and fry in hot oil.
  5. Serve hot with French fries or mashed potatoes.


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