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Spaghetti Tradisional dan 'meatballs'

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Untuk 6 Orang

Meatballs:

4 slices white bread
1/2 cup skim milk
2 large egg whites
8 oz. ground turkey
8 oz. extra lean ground beef
1/4 cup grated Romano cheese
1 tbsp. minced fresh basil or 1 tsp. dried basil
1 tsp. minced fresh oregano or 1/2 tsp. dried oregano
1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. pepper

Sauce:

1 recipe Basic Tomato Sauce (see recipe below) :

1 tsp. vegetable oil
1 medium onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, chopped
2 28-oz. cans whole tomatoes
1 6-oz. can tomato paste
2 tsp. dried Italian seasoning
2 bay leaves
Salt and pepper to taste

In a medium, heavy-bottom saucepan, stir together the oil, onion and garlic. Cook over low heat, stirring often, until the onion is very soft and aromatic, about 6 to 8 minutes. In a food processor or blender, puree the tomatoes. Add the tomatoes and tomato paste to the onions and bring to a simmer over medium-high heat. Reduce the heat to very low and let the sauce simmer slowly for 30 minutes, stirring the bottom often to prevent burning. If you are adding meatballs, do s…