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Swedish Meatballs Recipe With Paprika

User Rating 5 Star Rating (1 Review)


Swedish Meatballs on Farfalle
Photo and Recipe: Diana Rattray
This recipe for Swedish meatballs is finished in the oven.

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 45 minutes

Total Time: 1 hour, 5 minutes


  • 1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef
  • 1/2 cup onion
  • 1/2 cup rolled oats
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon salt, divided
  • 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Pepper to taste
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 3/4 cup milk


Mix ground beef with onion, oats, 1 teaspoon salt, Worcestershire sauce, egg and 1/2 cup milk. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Shape ground beef mixture into meatballs; brown on all sides in hot oil. Remove meatballs and stir into fat the flour, paprika, 1/2 teaspoon salt and pepper to taste. Stir in 2 cups boiling water and 3/4 cup milk. Return meatballs to gravy and cook in oven at 350° for 30 minutes.

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 5 out of 5
, Member shamcrew

These are the most amazing meatballs me and my family have tried!! I will definitely be making this over and over!!

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