FreshDirectSlow-Cooked Tomato Sauce and Beef Meatballs, Medium
Allergens:Contains Wheat, Please note: FreshDirect's kitchen uses eggs, fish, milk, shellfish, soy, peanuts, tree nuts and wheat ingredients., Contains Milk, Contains Eggs, Contains Fish.
Heavy on the ground beef and light on the bread crumbs, these beef meatballs are a step up from the ordinary. Our recipe includes garlic, onion, and Parmesan cheese to give them extra flavor. The included tomato sauce has a concentrated tomato flavor with a pleasant sweetness — and we've made sure that it's enough to coat the pasta of your choice. Serve with garlic bread and a crisp green salad for a simple, timeless meal.
- No Hydrogenated Oils
Place meatballs with sauce in a saucepan and cover. Heat over medium-low, stirring occasionally to prevent scorching, for about 10-15 minutes or until sauce simmers and meatballs are warmed throughout.
Remove lid. Heat in container on high for 4-5 minutes (for 6 meatballs).
Stir midway through to ensure even heating.
Carefully remove from microwave, container will be hot. Allow to sit for one minute before stirring. Serve and enjoy!
About 6 servings per container
Serving size1 meatball and 1/3 cup sauce (139g)
Amount per serving
% Daily value *
Includes 1g Added Sugars2%
Tomato Sauce (Ground Tomatoes [Tomatoes, Salt, Citric Acid], Water, Onions, Tomato Paste [Tomatoes, Citric Acid], Garlic, Olive Oil, Sugar, Sea Salt, Basil, Lemon Juice, Roasted Garlic, Spices), Fully Cooked Beef Meatballs (Ground Beef, Onions, Whole Milk, Parmesan Cheese [Pasteurized Milk, Cheese Cultures, Salt, Enzymes], Bread Crumbs [Unbleached Flour, Water, Gluten, Egg Yolk, Canola Oil, Sugar, Rye Flour, Malted Barley Flour, Niacin, Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Enzymes, Corn Meal], Eggs, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Salt, Garlic, Worcestershire Sauce [Distilled White Vinegar, Molasses, Sugar, Water, Salt, Onions, Anchovies, Garlic, Cloves, Tamarind Extract, Natural Flavorings, Chili Pepper Extract], Parsley, Oregano, Black Pepper).
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