Matzoh Balls

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Total Time
1hr 20mins
40 mins
40 mins

These make light and fluffy matzoh balls. If you want hard as a rock matzoh balls (also known as Jewish hand grenades) you'll have to look for a recipe somewhere else.

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  1. Add salt, pepper and club soda to yolks.
  2. Beat yolks on high speed.
  3. Beat egg whites until stiff.
  4. Fold yolks into whites with a fork.
  5. Fold matzoh meal in with a fork, 1/2 cup at a time, until mixture is of medium consistency.
  6. You will need at least 2 cups matzoh meal.
  7. Cover the bowl with foil and refrigerate at least 30-40 minutes.
  8. Boil water in a large pot.
  9. Form balls of mixture with hands; drop into the boiling water.
  10. Cook matzoh balls in a covered pot over low heat for 30-40 minutes.
  11. Add to soup when serving.