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Spaghetti Polpette



4 person(s)


  • 250 g Beef mince
  • 250 g pork mince
  • 2 slices bread
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 40 g Parmesan cheese
  • 2 sprigs basil
  • 1 egg


  • 3 sprigs basil
  • 700 g tomato passata
  • 400 g Tinned tomatoes
  • 20 g balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 500 g spaghetti
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
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      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation

    Spaghetti Polpette
  1. 1. Add bread to mxing bowl. Mix 6 sec, sp 8. Put aside in separate bowl
    2. Add garlic and parmesan to the bowl. Chop 10 sec sp 8
    3. Add all remaining meatball ingredients including reserved breadcrumbs and 2 tbs of the passata to the bowl and mix 30 sec, reverse, speed 4 until well combined
    4. Roll tablespoons of the mixture into balls and place in the varoma. Set varoma aside
    5. Add all the sauce ingredients to the bowl, except the spaghetti. Place varoma in position. Cook for 20 mins, varoma, sp 1.
    6. Serve meatballs and sauce over cooked spaghetti and top with extra parmesan cheese and fresh basil

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Recipe adapted from My Lovely Little Lunchbox website

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  • Yum - great flavour & so easy! Kept the meatballs...

    Submitted by JayDee_DeeJay on 8. August 2018 - 05:36.

    Yum - great flavour & so easy! Kept the meatballs & sauce hot in the thermoserver whilst I cooked the spaghetti. Thanks for sharing.

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