Tafta Kofta (Beef Balls in the Pan)

///Tafta Kofta (Beef Balls in the Pan)

Tafta Kofta (Beef Balls in the Pan)

(sent Quttah)

TO SERVE 4
3 slices stale bread
2 cloves crushed garlic
3 tablespoons grated cheese
salt and pepper
chicken fat for frying
1 lb. beef
2 onions, grated
1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
2 eggs
1 tablespoon dill, chopped
1 gill grape juice
Soak bread in grape juice and squeeze dry in hands.

Put meat 3 times through mincer, add bread and put through mincer again. Add all other ingredients, except chicken fat, and knead for 10 minutes. Wet palms of hands with leftover grape juice and shape mixture into small balls.

Heat fat to boiling point and put in balls. Reduce heat to low and cook until both sides are well browned, about 30 minutes for whole operation.

2014-03-13T11:33:14+00:00March 13th, 2014|Egyptian Cuisine, Recipes|Comments Off on Tafta Kofta (Beef Balls in the Pan)