Italian Egg Balls in Broth

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READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by axxo3846

A quick light soup, delicious teamed with a sandwich for lunch or dinner.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 eggs
  • 4 tablespoons grated romano cheese
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley
  • 14 cup butter, softened
  • 6 cups chicken stock or 6 cups beef stock
  • 1 cup fine breadcrumbs
  • salt and pepper


  1. Beat eggs and blend with cheese, parsley and butter.
  2. Add enough bread crumbs to hold ingredients together and season with salt and pepper.
  3. Shape into balls about 3/4" in diameter, If sticky, very lightly dust hands with additional bread crumbs.
  4. When mixture is used up, bring broth to a rolling boil and carefully drop in balls.
  5. When they come to the surface, boil 5 minutes.
  6. Serve hot with additional grated cheese.
  7. The egg balls should be light and fluffy in texture.

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