Keto Meatballs Will Hit The Spot Every Time

Keto Meatballs Will Hit The Spot Every Time

Meatballs that get simmered in sauce are always 100% better.

Original Recipe From: https://www.delish.com/cooking/recipe-ideas/a25238990/keto-meatballs-recipe/

Ingredients

FOR THE MEATBALLS

  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2 c. shredded mozzarella
  • 1/4 c. freshly grated Parmesan, plus more for serving
  • 2 tbsp. freshly chopped parsley
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • 1 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1/2 tsp. freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil

FOR THE SAUCE

  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 (28-oz.) can crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tsp. dried oregano
  • Kosher salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper

Prep: 20m

Cook: 30m

Ready in: 50m

Directions

  1. In a large bowl combine beef, garlic, mozzarella, Parmesan, parsley, egg, salt, and pepper. Form into 16 meatballs. 
  2. In a large skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Add meatballs and cook, turning occasionally, until golden on all sides, about 10 minutes. Remove from skillet and place on a paper towel-lined plate. 
  3. To the same skillet, add onion and cook until soft, 5 minutes. Add garlic and cook until fragrant, 1 minute more. Add tomatoes and oregano and season with salt and pepper. 
  4. Add meatballs back to skillet, cover and simmer until sauce has thickened, 15 minutes. Garnish with Parmesan before serving.