Hedgehog Meatballs
1 1/2 pound lean ground beef 2/3 cup long-grain rice, uncooked 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup finely chopped onion 1 Tablespoon Of Emeril's Essence or your favorite Cajun seasoning blend 1 large can (15 ounces) tomato sauce 1 cup water 2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce 1 teaspoon Essence 5-6 grinds black pepper
  1. heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Mix ground beef, rice, 1/2 cup water, onion and Essence. Shape onto 1 1/2-inch balls. and place in an ungreased shallow baking dish.
  3. Mix remaining ingredients and pour over meatballs. Cover and bake at 350 degrees for 55 minutes. Remove cover and bake for an additional 15 minutes.
  4. Serve hot as a main dish, on a sandwich roll, or with the side f your choice.
  5. Share and enjoy!
Recipe by Uncle Jerry's Kitchen at https://www.unclejerryskitchen.com/recipes/hedgehog-meatballs-and-chili-dog-pie/