Mexican Meatball Soup


Preparation info
  • 6 to 8

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Muy Bueno: Three Generations of Authentic Mexican Flavor

By Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack

Published 2013

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Albondigas is a very traditional Mexican meatball soup. Yup, Mexican meatballs, who knew? The exotic trio of cilantro, coriander, and safflower petals gives this soup its distinctive flavor. I say if it doesn’t have these three spices it’s not albondiga soup. Some soups are great before the main course, but this soup is the meal. With the carefully crafted meatballs, bountiful vegetables, and rice you will be mo