instant rice, uncooked
1 1/2 ounces
dry onion soup mix
( or vegetable soup mix)
sweet green pepper, finely chopped
( or jalapeno pepper)
( may substitute with beef stock or broth)
- Mix together the ground beef, rice, eggs, dry soup mix and pepper. Shape into 6 large balls. Set aside.
- Combine tomatoes, beer and chili powder in a large, heavy, deep skillet. Heat to boiling over medium heat.
- Carefully drop meatballs into hot tomato mixture; cover and simmer for 45 to 55 minutes. Lift out meatballs and thicken sauce with 3 tbsp flour mixed with cold water, if desired.
- Serve meatballs with sauce in deep bowls with cornbread or crusty bread.