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Goat Cheese Stuffed Meatballs with Rustic Tomato Sauce
  • prep: 25 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 55 min
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  • Summary

    Juicy meatballs filled with creamy and tangy goat cheese are baked in a rustic tomato sauce with basil and cherry tomatoes. Serve over fresh pasta or serve with toasted baguettes for a comforting meal!

    Ingredients

    • 1 pound lean ground beef or ground sirloin
    • 1 pound lean ground pork
    • 1 egg, beaten
    • 1/2 cup almond meal or 1 cup panko breadcrumbs
    • 1/2 small onion, finely minced
    • 1/3 cup milk
    • 1 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon Italian Seasoning
    • 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 1 teaspoon pepper
    • 3/4 cup creamy goat cheese
    • 3 cups your favorite marinara sauce
    • 2 pints of cherry tomatoes
    • 1 cup basil, not chopped
    • 2 teaspoons salt
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons pepper
    • Freshly grated parmesan, for serving

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 18
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 26 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 1 g 1.35%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0.91%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 1 mg 0.44%
    • Sodium: 582 mg 24.24%
    • Calcium: 18 mg 1.82%
    • Potassium: 153 mg 4.38%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.97%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 4 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.48%
    • Sugar: 2 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 5.61%
    • Vitamin C 1.47%
    • Vitamin D 0.58%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq