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Quick and Easy Italian Meatballs

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11Ingredients
35Minutes
110Calories
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Description

Tender meatballs just like your Italian grandma would make, in a fraction of the time. A simple mix of ground beef, seasonings, and Parmesan cheese form these meatballs that get baked in the oven before taking a quick simmer in your favorite marinara sauce.

Ingredients

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12 SERVINGS
  • 2 lb. 85% lean ground beef
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup dried breadcrumbs
  • 1 Tbsp. Italian seasoning
  • 2 oz. grated Parmesan cheese (2 oz. is about 2/3 cup, for meatballs)
  • 1 3/4 tsp. salt
  • black pepper (to taste)
  • 1 jar marinara sauce (24 oz. per jar)
  • grated Parmesan cheese (for serving)
  • fresh basil leaves (optional, for serving)
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    110Calories
    Sodium
    Fat
    Protein
    Carbs
    Fiber
    Calories110Calories from Fat45
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat4.5g7%
    Saturated Fat2g10%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol40mg13%
    Sodium730mg30%
    Potassium230mg7%
    Protein5g10%
    Calories from Fat45
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate12g4%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Sugars6g12%
    Vitamin A10%
    Vitamin C4%
    Calcium10%
    Iron8%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(34)

    Steven B. a month ago
    definitely would make again
    Emiliano Arango 4 months ago
    Great and easy, ill do it again , kids love them, if you don’t have kids i luittler bit of spice goes well
    Rob DC 4 months ago
    Very nice. The recipie makes a LOT of meatballs. I would have been good with 1 lb of beef.
    Moulden 5 months ago
    They turned out great and were easy to make. Will make again.
    Rachel Fischer 6 months ago
    So easy to make! Followed the recipe and it turned out to be a hit with our family
    Nick K. 7 months ago
    Great and easy recipe and super easy to follow.
    Druanne Naayen 10 months ago
    They turned out great! very delicious and will make again!
    Samantha 10 months ago
    SO GOOD! And super fulfilling to the tummy :)
    Ivonne Robles a year ago
    i love it!! fast and easy!!
    Marc Hoes a year ago
    nice recipe! looks great and easy to make
    Lee a year ago
    easily one of our favorite meals. we add red pepper flakes to give some heat and tomato basil marinara for the sauce
    mousie a year ago
    Taught me that I am taking care of it now
    Mb a year ago
    Nice liked by kids. Keeper!
    Sarah J. a year ago
    These turned out so good! I used half Italian sausage and half ground beef. Everything else exactly as written. Keeping this recipe!!
    Jermaine Smith a year ago
    Delicious! I’ll be making this again next week for my wife. My kids love it! No mods to recipe.
    Robert Kelly a year ago
    Very easy to make. I would recommend a little less salt. They were also very greasy, but I was using 80/20, so maybe that's on me.
    twelve gauge 2 years ago
    turned out amazing very easy to make and very enjoyable for everyone
    Craycraft 2 years ago
    We cut the recipe in half because it was just the two of us, but it was great!
    jacob Possing 2 years ago
    Super easy and turned out fantastic
    Andrea Jonaitis 2 years ago
    These were absolutely delicious. Good consistency while still moist inside. A favorite for sure!
    Jesse Brooks 2 years ago
    it's delicious! id definitely make it again
    Julia 2 years ago
    Turned out the absolute best. Genuinely easy to make (I'm a sluggish cook, so, I stumble over minimal challenges, but not this time). My family set a world record in gulping down a bowl of tagliatelle with the meatballs and sauce 😄 We're all very happy with the result. This recipe is a keeper.
    Tanya Pierre 2 years ago
    It was very simple to make. Love the step by step video. It was yummy to the tummy. A new staple dish in our family.
    Aislinn 2 years ago
    Good! The family enjoyed them; will definitely make again.
    Meredith Childress 2 years ago
    Best meatballs ever! I have never made meatballs before and my family raved over how amazing they were! Will probably never use another recipe :)
    Mona ElNaggar 2 years ago
    Yummy and easy! Made exactly per the recipe and were perfect.
    Caviglioli 2 years ago
    really nice and easy perfect with spaghetti
    Purple Blaze 2 years ago
    love it, its easy and yummy!!!
    Alina Luong 2 years ago
    It was great added diced tomato and more seasoning and sugar to the marinara sauce and cane out perfect
    Kimberly Luedtke 2 years ago
    AMAZING i did 1 lb beef 1 lb sage sausage!

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