Mozzarella meatballs
Waitrose and Partners

Mozzarella meatballs

These delicious beef meatballs are stuffed with creamy mozzarella and served with a flavourful tomato sauce. Try this indulgent twist on a classic comfort food as a weekend treat!

    • Serves4
    • CourseMain meal
    • Prepare30 mins
    • Cook50 mins
    • Total time1 hr 20 mins

    Ingredients

    • 300g spaghetti

    TOMATO SAUCE

    • 2 tbsp olive oil
    • 1 large onion, finely chopped
    • 3 large garlic cloves, finely chopped
    • 227g can chopped tomatoes
    • 500g passata
    • 1 tbsp Italian mixed herbs
    • 2 tbsp balsamic vinegar
    • 1 tbsp honey

    MEATBALLS

    • 1 tbsp Italian mixed herbs
    • 125g grated mozzarella
    • 1 egg
    • 1 tbsp grated cheddar (or parmesan)
    • 40g fresh white breadcrumbs
    • 500g beef mince (10% fat)
    • 2 tbsp olive oil