My. The basket or rack pictured looks much better than the one I have. And can these be made ahead? I may bread them after they thaw. They have some spills on them, which to me is a great sign of a loved recipe! Can this be used instead of frozen? Served with zoodles. Accessibility Help. I just got an air fryer and, I made these tonight. These look fantastic and I cannot wait to try them at home! The only thing I changed was ground turkey instead of sausage. You can freeze the rest for another recipe. Any idea, what would be my carb and protein ratio if I make in my way? pepper. Add the sausage and cook, breaking the meat up with spoon as it cooks as small as you can, about 4 to 5 minutes. Made these in the oven….came out great! Definitely an epic fail on my part lol. So I think I'll add some more spinach and marinara and convert it to a casserole! I forgot to turn them 1/2 way so they are dark on top, but can’t wait to make again!! In the comments above the recipe, she suggested adding green peas. LOVED these.. the messy construction was worth it and they came out relatively pretty and delicious out of the oven. If i use pea instead of meat would the point be lower? And it was pretty easy to make too!! Apr 12, 2014 - Explore Amanda Brownderville's board "Freelee The Banana Girl", followed by 481 people on Pinterest. If it's sticky enough i think it will hold. To make them gluten-free, swap the breadcrumbs for gluten-free crumbs. The most epic breakfast and brunch recipe ever, Stuffed Panettone French Toast Casserole is the recipe that will make jaws drop. Sounds like you either used too much cauliflower or you didn’t add the cheese when it was still hot. Easy and yummy, will absolutely make these many more times!! It would make dinner prep quicker for a weeknight. They're in the oven now – can't wait to taste one! Served with some warm marinara sauce, they … Also, wet hands after 2-3 balls and they won’t fall apart. Does that change the cooking time? Do you think the recipe would work without the meat or maybe add something in it’s place? We made these for a holiday brunch this weekend and it they were so yummy! I promise I will work on them this summer! Yum!!! Any suggestions? (Are you working on any Fried Green Tomatoes — summer is coming. I made these tonight and they are fantastic!! I will definitely make again. Spinach and Sausage Arancini. I got my IntantPot during black friday because of Gina, and now I’m regretting not getting the air fryer too! fyi, the 3 that I made that didn't fall apart were delish. Will definitely be making these again! A clever amateur cook has revealed how to make tasty arancini balls using a $29 Kmart pie maker. Preheat the oven to 400° F. Spray a rimmed baking sheet with cooking spray. I sprayed the 1/4 C. as recommended then sprayed my palm slightly to help keep the balls cohesive as I noticed keeping them together to dip in egg mixture and breadcrumbs proved quite challenging. This information will not be used for any purpose other than enabling you to post a comment. I have made your rice arancini casserole twice and it’s always a huge hit. It was awesome! – Linda. I was surprised how flavorful they were with no herbs etc added. What a fun surprise to like something this healthy! I substituted 2 bob Evans sausage patties for the chicken sausage and it worked great. I added an extra Tablespoon of sauce to help it stick together. Hungry Girl is your go-to resource for guilt-free eating. *. I’d love to know how you made them dairy free? Amazingly yummy! I will def make again. Would you be able to do the prep the night before and then bread and cook the next day? I made them tonight and they were great! I just froze a small batch (uncooked) to see if the cook in air fryer from frozen for a “make ahead” option. Unfortunately they kept falling apart. Some of the recipes date back to 2011. I can see that refrigerating for 20 mins would be helpful. I didn't have sausage so I cooked up some extra lean ground turkey and seasoned it to taste like italian sausage.I understand that I completely changed the recipe, however what do you think would have caused them to not stick together? Giada De Laurentiis shares Italian recipes on Giada at Home and serves as a Food Network Star mentor and judge. Arancini is my FAVORITE app, so I love this idea! The sausage? Skinny Recipes Ww Recipes Cooking Recipes … Amazing, Amazing, Amazing!! Use a small spoon to scoop out into your palm and roll into a ball. Massive pepper grinder, optional. Thanks so much! Now I found a healthy alternative! Could you substitute extra lean ground beef for the sausage? Hi ST! Love your recipes! They came out great and tasted great! I substituted sweet peas for the spinach and it turned out well. Make sure you completely cover the balls with egg/breadcrumb so they don’t stick to the basket in your air frier. Find tons of easy, healthy and delicious lunches! My husband hates cauliflower but ate 3 and requested the 2 leftovers for lunch tomorrow…I only ate 2 since they were really satisfying. Any other suggestions? I made these for a work potluck. Thoughts? These were amazing. My lighter versions swaps the rice for cauliflower rice and rather than frying, I made them in my air fryer or oven! It’s the recipe that convinced me I needed to get an air fryer. Can I bread them at say 7:00 and then put in the oven at 8:00? They were delicious! Air fryer keeps the shape. We are Italian and rice balls are a big thing for us. I did add a finely diced shallot and a bit extra sauce to the mixture, I used panko instead of breadcrumbs because that is what was in the pantry, and I made smaller balls, to make them more like an appetizer. What do you think about subbing the brown rice with quinoa? In this Sicilian caponata recipe, eggplant is cooked with celery, tomatoes, olives, and capers for a delicious hot relish or cold appetizer. I swapped the riced cauliflower for riced broccoli and it worked well. These look awesome and I'm definitely making them for Christmas Eve! I made the “rice” balls in afternoon and put them in oven later for dinner. The recipe made eight for me. Thank you for all the great recipes. I made these exactly as written and they completely wouldn't hold together. These are so good! So good!! So delicious and didn’t miss the rice! I just finished making this recipe. Next time I lowered to 400 for 30 min and still were dark, even on the top rack. When do you think you’ll be coming out with yours? These look amazing and I can’t wait to make them! You’re food pictures are amazing too , I am from south Africa we have jungle oats, not.sure if u have can u use that instead of bread crumbs. Thanks, Gina! Why is the sodium so high in the main recipe? Do you have any speaking engagements in the area during that time? Full of flavor and so easy! Delicious!! THANK YOU GINA! Repeat with the remaining cauliflower, you should have 6 balls. Wow, really good! This site uses cookies to help provide the best user experience. I’m not sure if you are set on butternut squash but I made this many times last fall and was obsessed!!! Those look amazing! Hi, I’m Gina Homolka, a busy mom of two girls, author and recipe developer here at Skinnytaste.com. Did you use the correct amount of cauliflower? Place rice in a food processor and pulse on and off until it is broken up into smaller pieces. Had no issues forming them into balls as the mixture was still warm and the cheese held it together. We love Skinnytaste recipes Nd have had good luck with most dishes. Set aside to cool then place in a small chopper to mince. Can you provide nutrition info if I omit the meat? Never, ever again. I used a hot and spicy chicken sausage and it was absolutely delicious! Didn't have spinach so I used a combo of roasted onion, garlic, red pepper and zucchini (which I blotted to remove the access liquid;3. So I figured that the serving to be anywhere near 6 points, I should just eat 2 balls. Yours look great! These mini baked Italian rice balls are made with brown rice, chicken sausage, spinach and mozzarella cheese. I didn’t make it with the sausage, so I started with a teaspoon of olive oil and sautéed some garlic. Thanks for another great recipe, Gina!! I gotta try it – it looks so good! I used an Italian pork sausage. New Year´s Eve look ideas, today on http://www.well-living-blog.com. My husband had a heart attack three years ago and your website helps me make different meals, without the boredom. OMG. Roll about 1 heaping tablespoon of the rice mixture into a round ball. Get recipes & exclusive content via email: You can unsubscribe anytime by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of emails you receive. Going for the kind you can dip in red sauce and I think this is just what I was looking for. Served with zoodles and made a great vegetarian dinner! I made these for dinner last night and they were awesome! See more ideas about Food, Recipes, Skinny taste recipes. Instructions. I dont know if farro is sticky enough for this to shape into balls. I have been dying to make these and trying to decide if I want to get an air fryer. I had 2 perfect ones. They look amazing!! Serve with warmed marinara sauce and a crisp salad. I must admit I added in a bit more cheese second time, but you don’t need it. Oh well, on to the next Skinnytaste recipe. Any plans for another cookbook?? No problems making the balls following Gina’s instructions. I only have pork sausage – can I use that? I pushed the sides in and all better. Set aside on a dish. Made these last night and they completely fell apart and would not form into balls. I love that your book is full of spills and that you are using it! Went perfect with Rao’s marinara. Next time I will just make the recipe as it is. If so, what was the result? We have hors devours on Christmas Eve and these would be PERFECT to serve! The Girl … I made them in the oven – I flipped them halfway through cooking and actually lowered the temp because my cooking spray was starting to burn. Anyone have any experience or tips to provide me as I do this?? I think it’s really important to break up the sausage  so it’s well distributed in the Arancini. I will definitely make again for company. They were still tasty! This recipe definitely satisfies that savory craving! I will definitely make this again. I used one 10 ounce bag of frozen riced cauliflower and used Skinny tastes own recipe for turkey Italian sausage–I wasn’t sure how much to use once it was cooked and decided on about 3 ounces of this. Thanks Gina! How can I make them gluten free? If your rice is cold it make not stick well, the whole point here is you want it a little mushy so it forms into balls. I was wondering if you know the point value on the purple plan? I made them dairy free and gluten free and they still came out great. I didn’t use marinara for dipping (just my preference). Prepped them last night, left in the fridge and cooked  them in the airfryer tonight. I love Italian rice balls, which are traditionally filled with rice, sausage and cheese, rolled into balls, breaded and fried. I hate to deep fry but I do not want to buy an air fryer either. I tried the dipping and rolling but without the natural starchy, stickiness of rice they just disintegrated. I’m so happy to find this recipe. I have the same one and just trying to plan ahead. Which likely acted as a binder in the recipe. The casserole version looks good too–but I think making in form of balls that it would have more crispy flavor on their side. I wonder if you could sub crushed pork rinds for the bread crumbs to lower the carb count? Bought my air fryer last night and made these this morning. What is the new protein value? I would eat the entire batch of 6 by myself, no sharing! I am so glad! I played around in my kitchen using frozen riced cauliflower, adding Italian sausage and marinara to add flavor to the cauliflower and shredded mozzarella to hold it all together like glue. Rachel, I haven't tried it with this recipe, but I've had success in other recipes subbing seasoned sautéed mushrooms for sausage. Hi, I’m Gina Homolka, a busy mom of two girls, author and recipe developer here at Skinnytaste.com. Hi Gina, I have a TFal Actifry, can I cook this in that? Sicilian Rice Ball Casserole 9 Smart Points • 373 Calories... Jump to. Yes I do, add dried parsley, onion powder, garlic powder and grated parmesan cheese. Is there a typo in the nutrition facts? The crispy coating on the finished Arancini was the best part. Other than being messy, they turned out great. Thanks! I’m not sure that these could contain 21 g of protein. Mine were falling apart when I dipped them in egg and breadcrumbs, but I made it work. Once the others were frozen, I had no problem rolling them in the flour, eggs and breadcrumbs. I keep kosher and I will not be using the meat. Lower in carbs and baked in the oven or made in the air fryer (directions included for both)! Love your recipes! Check out our best, most-delicious eggplant recipes from Giada, Ina, Bobby and more of the chefs at Food Network. I know cheese has some, but 644 mg is pretty high for one serving. https://www.skinnytaste.com/stuffed-delicata-squash-with-chicken-sausage-mushroom-stuffing/. I didn't have brown rice, so I used basmatti;2. Thank you! It came out delicious in the oven. Can't wait to make these for my family's Christmas party! Is it possible. After? it looks very yummie, Awesome idea! Thank you! Thank you. Heat the milk or buttermilk in a small pan over medium heat. They definitely didnt hold their shape the same way a meatball or rice ball would but they also didnt fall apart. Thanks again! We LOVE it in my house, but would love it even more if lightened up like this! Will panko work for substitution of breadcrumbs? Try making them tonight it was hard to get them to stay together  when I was rolling them . Another winner, Gina! Lower in carbs and baked in the oven or made in the air fryer (directions included for both)! Then, I sort of mashed the whole mixture up using my hands, so it was sticking together better. They were still much too wet even though I let the cauliflower and peas thaw and drain. I tried making these today and they kept falling apart when trying to roll them and also when dipping them. In any case, I will be making this frequently – thanks, Gina, for yet another healthy hit! This recipe wasn’t a huge success for me unfortunately. Should I prep them and then just pop them in the oven when I get to the gathering? Most were the size of oranges. But does anyone know if these can be frozen… Either baked or prebaked? If you're getting bored of your daily lunch, this is your chance to find an exciting new recipe to try. These are sooooo good! This is a keeper recipe. Will definitely make again! Made these tonight. Making these tonight. Followed the recipe exactly, great instructions and so detailed…it was very easy to follow. I made these tonight and the only thing I did different was run the sausage through my chopper after it was cooked. Preheat the oven to 375º. Oh my, can’t believe it has been this long to make this one. Even my cauliflower-hating husband loved them! I’m going to try again and see if I can get them to roll better. These were great! Came out perfect and delicious. do you think you can make the casserole using cauliflower or maybe half cauliflower and half rice? Cook the sausage in a small saute pan, breaking it up as it cooks until cooked through. Thank you for putting together recipes that taste amazing and are healthy!! Made this twice and loved it both times! How do you think this would be over butternut squash noodles? Definitely pinning this one for the holidays!Meet @ the Barre. I just might be convinced! hm – I had dinner all planned until I saw this. I don’t, I will actually be finishing up my manuscript for my next book. I'd like to make for the holidays! Sheet Pan Shrimp Oreganata. I followed the recipe to a T and they came out perfect. They looked beautiful once airfryed and tasted delicious. Didn’t change the recipe at all. I’ll be trying the same thing when I make these. These were amazing! Facebook. But this, well this is just a piece of heaven in your mouth. Do you have any suggestions to make them dairy free? V&S Deli 2621 N Federal Hwy Boca Raton FL 33431 (561) 395-5206 They are soooooo delicious. This looks amazing and can't wait to make these when i host my first christmas dinner this year! I made these tonight and my picky Italian father approved! Buy these if they come to market. These were delicious- even my kids like them and they don’t typically eat cauliflower rice! Can you please show the Points + in the nutritional values? Heat a medium skillet over medium-high heat. Costco carries cauliflower rice, but it is not frozen. Can these be frozen and then thawed when ready to bake? Can’t wait to make them again next week! They were a little wet and didn’t hold together that well. Do you have a particular air fryer that you love? I want to take these to a small gathering where I am able to bake them there. Hi Gina!!! Hello I’m using my air fryer for the first time. Perfection!!! These were great and very much devoured. They have wonderful texture and nice flavor. The cooked balls held together nicely. I did add diced onion to pan as I cooked the sausage. Freeze before baking? Thanks for the recipe!! I was so bummed that I threw them away. They fall apart in the egg. Used some shortcuts: fresh cauliflower microwaved @ veg setting, 20 pulses in the processor to make “rice.” I had pre-made sausage frozen, so I pulsed that into “crumbs.” Heated with 2.25 C caul and 3T marinara in a pan, then added heaping 1/2 C shredded mozza (a little more than original recipe). I made these 2 weeks ago. I have an entire recipe book of your recipes plus of course, your cookbook. In the end, I managed the save and thoroughly enjoyed the my dinner! These were great! Thanks! May I substitute something else? Which air fryer did you use?? Sicilian Rice Ball Casserole takes one of my favorite appetizers (arancini) and turns it into a meal. I’m thinking about making these for a family vacation where we’ll be staying in a rental. These were delicious!! ... Hungry Girl… I decided to freeze them and try to coat them once frozen or part way frozen. Guys, this is a must try if you like Arancini!! Thank goodness I sampled it before rolling it into balls. I just made these. Remove from heat and add the mozzarella cheese to the skillet and stir well to mix. Used 2 MorningStar Farms Breakfast Sausage patties (what I had on hand) & non fat mozzarella. Dip the ball in the egg, then in the crumbs and transfer to a baking sheet. Made in the air fryer. All I had on hand was a little chorizo. They’re just not holding together. I assume it will be family-friendly? I’m waiting for someone to tell us what size she has, if it’s the 3qt or 6qt. Required fields are marked *, By submitting this comment you agree to share your name, email address, website and IP address with SkinnyTaste. I will note: the mozz really works to bind the mixture and as the mix cools it sets even more. I followed the recipe exactly, but added a few chopped basil leaves to the mix. Also basmati may be the issue, I find brown rice works. For perfect balls, take 1/4 cup measuring cup, spray it with cooking spray and fill it. OMGOSH, these are go good! I love mushrooms, and that sounds delicious. I cooked the mixture ahead and kept it in the fridge, to make getting dinner cooked a little quicker. Swapped breadcrumbs for almond flour. When they start to release their liquid, add Italian sausage spices — garlic powder, onion powder, red pepper flakes, oregano and basil (or an Italian herb blend), crushed anise seeds or fennel seeds, salt and black pepper. Cant wait to try! Love your recipes and the fact that you include the WW + points is a bonus. I haven’t been this excited by a recipe in a while, and this one did NOT disappoint. Perhaps! First time they were overdone on the bottom. I wanted to use it twice, since I was just cooking for one those nights. Thanks Gina, you rock!!! I used Premio, if you can't find that Al Fresco is also good. Hi there, I’m dying to buy an air fryer but would like to wait for yours to come out. Rao’s Marinara is super yummy so I used jarred sauce for convenience. I was searching your blog yesterday for a arancini recipe, when I couldn't find one I thought I would just "wing it"!!! Sounds like you used too much cauliflower, or didn’t add the cheese when hot? I worked, but the mixture got a little watery and was harder to roll. Once bread crumbs are on it it retains its shape pretty well. Please. . Yes, I am doing this tonight…this is from her comments in the recipe, "You can make the filling ahead of time, roll them into balls and refrigerate until you are ready to bake them. I made these for guests as an appetizer and they were a huge hit! I’ve just made these and did find the mix very tender and tricky to keep together I solved the problem by popping the balls in the fridge for an hour before rolling in egg and breadcrumbs. The flavors were there but the mixture didn’t stick together as well as it should of. These will be a regular in my house. I like how you substituted the sausage for chicken sausage and added the brown rice to increase the fiber! Freezes well and it's also great for potlucks. We loved these! … Thanks! The sausage/cauliflower mixture does not retain its shape. I tested them out in my air fryer and oven, both came out great, although I think the air fryer ones were a little more golden and certainly a lot quicker. These just didn’t work for me…I couldn’t get these to roll into a ball to dip into the egg. Get a good meaty mushroom, like sliced cremini (baby bella), and brown them in a pan. Just a crumbly mess. Either way they do taste good. Just tried this recipe for the first time tonight. Then let it cool a few minutes before rolling them up into balls. Did you use df cheese or skip the cheese all together? This produced about 5 cups of cauliflower rice, so I doubled the recipe. Gina, were you able to fit all 6 balls in the fryer at once? I used fresh cauliflower rice (cooked about 10 minutes to get tender). Thanks! Great idea. I came across a recipe from the Baby&Toddler on the Go Cookbook (which btw is such a great book for feeding young kids) for mini baked brown rice aranci, and adapted them with adult palates in mind and more of the flavors I typically like in a rice ball. Shop Bethenny Frankel's line for jeans, apparel, beauty products and more! made them other day they are great almost taste like the real thing just having a problem with the point value with ww freestyle. These were delicious. Served with some warm marinara sauce, they make the perfect finger foods for the Holiday season or any time you want to serve appetizers. Wow so delicious! My link was 2.8 oz. Let it cool 3 to 4 minutes, until it’s easy to handle. I think if done thout the meat, maybe needs a lot more cheese which increases fat. I made these baked in the oven and they were so good! I am thrilled to use the cauliflower rice. I would make them without the sausage anyway, but just wondering if there’s anything besides the sausage that brings that much sodium. I like to swap sausage with minced turkey and bread crumb with gram flour and almond flour. This however was not one of those. My food philosophy is to eat seasonal, whole foods and maintain good portion control (everything in moderation!). I would bread them just before baking. Worked well and tasted better than plain breadcrumbs. I wish it wasn't such a pain to bread them. Have to watch mine. Arancini are small rice balls, round or cone-shaped, stuffed with meat sauce, peas and … What do you think about freezing these? These look great, Gina, & I look forward to trying them. My ideas were what you have done, but GREAT to know it works!!! We like the combo of the squash with the sausage. Now I can enjoy them whenever I want. Even then though, they were very fragile. Thank you very much for both your response and awesome recipes! The number is missing from the recipe. I dont like Italian seasoning. Used egg beater eggs and a 2 % blend shredded cheese. My wife Stephanie made these tonight, and they are delicious with a nice crunch on the outside (we baked them in the oven, FYI). Place the breaded rice ball on the prepared baking sheet. Is this fresh or frozen spinach? Thank you Skinnytaste for another fabulous recipe. Will definitely be making these again and again. Lower in carbs and baked in the oven or made in the air fryer (directions included for both)! How can I make them stay together better? With this method I had no trouble with them holding shape. I subbed some hamburger and peas (for sausage) because those are our favorite flavors for arancini. Turkey sausage would work too. These Italian Cauliflower Rice Balls (Arancini) are made with cauliflower in place of rice! Keep em coming — Love your flavor profile. As someone who LOVES arancini, I had to try them… and so glad to have a healthier version to enjoy!!! Will definitely be making again. I recommend chilling the mixture before rolling it out – it was super-sticky and challenging to roll, especially when the rice was warm. ok, so I made this recipe, but the "balls" don't stay together. Thanks! Feel confident and live free from judgment. What do the peas do? Mine just seemed to lose the shape once put in the eggs and bread crumbs. Pour the soup mixture over the broccoli and chicken. Can I use ground meat instead of sausage? I was thinking about making a not-too-thick casserole and topping it with the breadcrumbs and cheese to make it a bit quicker to make. Add the sausage and cook, breaking the meat up with spoon as it cooks as small as you can, about 4 to 5 minutes. How would you recommend preparing these ahead of time? These were amazing! Brilliant idea! Love your recipes and books ☺, Its 6 balls. How do you recommend reheating then at the office? I did a little Googling and saw that arancini are most often made with risotto, which is wetter/stickier. These look really good. Thanks for the recipe! I can't wait to make them! When I went to turn half way they were stuck & broke on me. this is fantastic!!! THANKS SO MUCH! Did this recipe twice and didn’t find it too difficult. I used fresh cauliflower and had to sub some very lean Italian pork sausage and panko for the crumbs. Cool, and follow the recipe as directed. they came out great and are very tasty! Spend your time on any other of Gina’s recipe. So… I added a tiny bit of moisture (I used vegetable broth as I had it on had.) What do you think? I was looking for a different way to incorporate the sausage when I stumbled on this recipe…. I doubled the recipe and used minced beef since I had that on hand. I baked on sprayed foil. I had borrowed one to try recipes out. Reshaped into ball and then sprinkled bread crumbs on top and sides of ball before rotating and adding more to bottom. Cannot wait to make these! Arancini recipe, a typical specialty of Sicilian cuisine; a mouth-watering street food, loved all over the world. I added some frozen peas and I also used a mozzarella/provolone blend. These were ABSOLUTELY fantastic, both times. I made this recipe tonight and WOW, they were AMAZING!! Any suggestions for subbing the flour? I was amazed with how crispy they came out in the oven! The only money she makes is fin bed Gina tries hard to make this site special. I even forgot to thaw my sausage so I just ended up not using it. I also added some peas and used homemade breadcrumbs. Nov 12, 2020 - Healthy casserole recipes the whole family will love. What did I do wrong? It was a bit watery but i did add a little extra sauce because it didn’t look enough (stick to whats in the recipe!). Your recipes never disappoint. This recipe is “amaze-balls”!! You can try subbing in seitan for the chicken sausage in a veggie version. I have to tell you how absolutely amazing these are! You’d never know they were baked. ), tips & tricks, supermarket finds, and survival guides for real-world eating situations. I believe they make a sausage flavor. I would imagine that the extra lean ground turkey had less fat in it then the Italian sausage. Makes 10-12 balls (2-3 … After I rolled them into balls, I stuck them in the fridge for about 20 minutes before I started the egg and breadcrumb step. Didn't have the Romano, so used shaved parmesan that I crumbled;4. Would make again and think the chilling before egg/panko definitely helped. Made these this afternoon. We have a local Italian deli that makes rice balls to die for — I think I like these as much, if not more than those. That is amazing. Next time, I think I'll make and freeze the balls in advance, because mine were falling apart throughout the prep process. I love that you are including more air fryer recipes! It was also the first time I used an air fryer, and it was so quick to make crispy on the outside, moist on the inside, rice balls. And if so, before or after frying in air fryer? Bake the balls for 8 minutes, turn over, and bake for another 8 minutes, until they are a crisp golden brown. Can't wait to try them!! See more ideas about low fat vegan, high carb low fat vegan, raw food recipes. Awesome recipe!! What kind of air fryer do you use? Looks delish! I used ground turkey and it was totally fine. 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