Homemade bitterballen – Recipe dutch croquettes

Homemade Bitterballen – Recipe Dutch fried beef croquette balls with crispy crust

Dutch Bitterballs. Round fried beef croquette balls. Dutch fried meatball ragout with crispy crust.

The Bitterball is a real Dutch snack. This is my traditional recipe. Good luck with making your homemade Bitterballs.

Zelf ragout makenOn this page we give you a guide on how to create the legendary old authentic Dutch beef croquette; bitterballen, bitter ballen or bitter balls.

Ingredients bitterballs

1 liter of water
1 shin of beef
2 marrow bones
500g beef poulet
50 grams of carrot into pieces
50 grams of onion, leek 50 grams
50 grams of celery leaves. Trunks and leaves
3 sprigs fresh parsley
2 bay leaves 2 sprigs fresh thyme
1 sprig fresh rosemary
5 peppercorns
1 clove, 1 piece of mace
6 grams of salt, 6 grams of white pepper
6 g gelatine sheets. That there are +/- 4 pieces

Add your own favorite tasty vegetables and herbs, because then there is a broth that is drawn to your taste.

Ingredients beef ragout and forming your bitterbal

60 grams real butter
60 grams flour
Self drawn broth
The braised beef
6 grams of gelatin
Pinches of salt, pepper and nutmegFC BierBitterballen met bier van FootballCulture

Watch the video to see the entire preparation, forming and frying your homemade bitterballs

VIDEO How to make Dutch croquettes

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