meatball and garlic bread tray bake
"how to make meatball and garlic bread tray bake"Serves 3 | Prep Time 10 min | Cook Time 50 min
Why I Love This Recipe
it is a very good meal to have
Ingredients You'll Need
350g turkey thigh mince
1 tsp dried oregano
1 tsp fennel seeds
1½ tbsp olive oil
1 large onion , chopped
3 garlic cloves , crushed
1 tbsp tomato purée
2 x 400g cans chopped tomatoes
2 tsp sugar
150g ball mozzarella , torn into pieces
4 garlic breadsticks or garlic bread slices, torn or chopped into chunks
25g cheddar , grated
green salad or spaghetti, to serve
1.Combine the mince, oregano, fennel seeds and some seasoning in a bowl. Take walnut-sized pieces of the mixture and roll into balls. Heat half the oil in a large, shallow ovenproof pan and cook the meatballs until browned all over .
2.Heat the remaining oil in the pan and add the onion. Cook until softened, about 10-12 mins, stirring regularly. Stir in the garlic for another minute, then the tomato puree, chopped tomatoes and sugar.
3.Simmer for 10-15 mins, then season to taste. Place the meatballs on top of the sauce, then add the mozzarella, garlic bread and the cheddar on top. Bake for 15-20 mins until golden and crisp.