Rating: 4.33 stars
15 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 10
  • 4 star values: 3
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  • 15 Ratings

Marvelous pork meatballs seasoned with chili sauce and cherry peppers -- and served with hot cooked noodles -- add up to a stick-to-the-ribs entree. Complete the menu with fresh spinach salad.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Credit: Andy Lyons

Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
bake:
20 mins at 350°
cook:
20 mins(sauce)
Servings:
6
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Mama's Spicy Meatballs

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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly coat a 15x10x1-inch baking pan with cooking spray; set aside. In a large bowl combine chili sauce, bread crumbs, onion, cheese, pepperoncini pepper, and fennel seeds. Add pork. Mix well. Shape into 36 meatballs. Place in prepared pan.

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  • Bake, uncovered, for 20 to 25 minutes or until browned and cooked through. Remove from oven; drain off fat.

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  • Add baked meatballs to warm Fresh Tomato Sauce; heat through. Serve over hot lasagna noodles.

Nutrition Facts (Mama's Spicy Meatballs )

304 calories; total fat 7g; saturated fat 2g; polyunsaturated fat 1g; monounsaturated fat 3g; cholesterol 45mg; sodium 520mg; potassium 209mg; carbohydrates 36g; fiber 4g; sugar 12g; protein 23g; vitamin a 97IU; vitamin c 7mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 3mg; vitamin b6 0mg; folate 60mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 71mg; iron 3mg.

Fresh Tomato Sauce

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  • In a large saucepan cook onion and garlic in hot oil over medium heat for 3 to 5 minutes or until onion is tender, stirring occasionally. Stir in tomatoes, red wine, balsamic vinegar, salt, and pepper. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, for 20 to 25 minutes or until sauce is slightly thickened, stirring occasionally.

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Reviews

15 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 10
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 1