mini meatballs with bacon

ingredients

Yields 6 Serving(s)
Papetti's® Easy Eggs® Liquid Whole Eggs #91200 1/4 cup(s)
ground pork 1 lb(s).
bacon, cooked until crisp, crumbled 1/2 cup(s)
Italian-seasoned bread crumbs 1/2 cup(s)
salt 1 tsp.
fresh mozzarella pearls 20
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quick tips
  • Serve with tomato sauce or romesco sauce
  • For a grab-and-go option, offer clamshell package with a spot for a dipping sauce

directions

  • 1.Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • 2.In cold mixing bowl, combine ground pork, bacon, eggs, bread crumbs and salt. Mix well.
  • 3.To make one meatball, form 1 oz. pork mixture around one mozzarella pearl, forming a ball.
  • 4.Place meatball on sheet pan. Form remaining meatballs, spacing 2" apart on pan.
  • 5.Place pan in hot oven. Bake 10 minutes, or until internal temperature reaches 165°F. Remove from oven and serve hot.

Nutrition Facts

  • Serving Size (g)
  • Servings Per Container 203
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories 580 Calories from Fat 400
  • % Daily Value*
  • Total Fat 45g 69%
    • Saturated Fat 21g 105%
    • Trans Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 185mg 62%
  • Sodium 930mg 39%
  • Total Carbohydrate 7g 2%
    • Dietary Fiber 0g
    • Sugars 1g
  • Protein 36g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 4% Iron 8%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:
Calories: 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less than 65g 80g
Saturated Fat Less than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carbohydrate 300g 375g
Dietary Fiber 25g 30g
Calories per gram:
Fat 9 · Carbohydrate 4 · Protein 4