Meatballs "Cyclops"

We then decided that the Cyclops had one eye and that one extra, picked them out, and cooked them under a delicious sauce. Would you like to taste it?

Cooking time 1 hour 20 minutes


Minced meat 300 g

Rice 2-3 tbsp. l.

Parsley (greens) 1 bunch

Pickled green olives 8-10 pcs

Onion 1 pc

Salt to taste

Pepper to taste

For the sauce:

Tomato paste 100 g

Water 100 g

Cloves 3-5 pcs

Black peppercorns 3-5 pcs

Bay leaf 1 piece

Sugar 1 tsp

Salt to taste


Boil the rice until cooked and put in a colander.

In a bowl, combine the minced meat, rice, finely chopped onion and herbs. Season with salt and pepper.

Form meatballs and add an olive inside each. Put in a baking dish and cook in the oven for 20 minutes at 200 degrees C.

Prepare the sauce. Mix tomato paste, spices, water in a saucepan. Add sugar and salt to taste. Cook over low heat for 20-30 minutes.

Serve meatballs with sauce.

Enjoy your Halloween !!!