Wild boar meatballs, spaghetti with tomato sauce

Wild boar meatballs, spaghetti with tomato sauce

A few days ago, I offered you a recipe for pigeon pastilla and candied eggplant. Today, my recipe also includes game. But this time, I cooked wild boar.
It was a first for me. I discovered a meat that was soft and ultimately very easy to cook. I had a lot of fun preparing a recipe that should appeal to both young and old. Who can resist a dish of spaghetti in tomato sauce served with meatballs? And it was really delicious.

To tell you the truth, this recipe was made as part of a collaboration with InterProchasse. As I had received a little more meat than I needed, I cooked 2 other recipes with wild boar, just for us and for fun. So I prepared a terrine which was perfect for a picnic and also a stew with Tuscan flavors. We loved it !
I will try to post these recipes. But in the meantime, if you also want to cook wild boar, or any other game for that matter, you can find other recipes on the site I cook game. And, you can order meat from your butcher.

And now, place for wild boar dumplings!

Wild boar meatballs, spaghetti with tomato sauce:

Wild boar dumplings:

500g wild boar shoulder
50 g of breadcrumbs
30ml milk
1 egg
1 small onion
2 cloves garlic
1 tbsp chopped parsley
50 g of parmesan
Salt pepper
3 tbsp flour
Olive oil

Cut the meat into small pieces, then chop it.

Dip the bread crumbs in the milk, then add it to the meat. Also add the egg, the onion, the chopped garlic cloves and parsley and the grated parmesan. Season and mix.

Form about 20 meatballs, then roll them quickly in the flour.

Heat a drizzle of oil and brown the meatballs over high heat. When they are golden on all sides, reserve them in a dish.

Tomato sauce:

1 onion
2 cloves garlic
75 cl of tomato sauce
25 cl of vegetable broth
Salt pepper
Olive oil
Parsley
500g spaghetti

In the same pan, add a little oil, and sauté the finely chopped onion for 2/3 minutes. Add the minced garlic, then the tomato sauce and broth. Season. Bring to a boil, then add the meatballs. Cover and simmer over low heat for about 25 minutes.

Cook the spaghetti according to the package directions.
Serve immediately, with the sauce and meatballs. You can accompany with parmesan and chopped parsley.

Wild boar meatballs, spaghetti with tomato sauce

In collaboration with InterProchasse

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