Mini Meatballs

Mini Meatballs made with garlic, parmesan cheese, Italian seasoning, salt, pepper, and nutmeg. I love to add these to spaghetti and soup. They also make for a great pizza topping or pair it with sauce for an appetizer.

How to make Mini Meatballs

  • Preheat oven to 400F
  • In a large bowl mix together ground beef, an egg, garlic, parmesan cheese, breadcrumbs, Italian seasoning, salt, pepper, and nutmeg.
  • Shape the mixture into 50 meatballs and place them on a large sheet pan. For equal sized meatballs use a ½ tablespoon to scoop out the meat.
  • Cook for 25-30 minutes

Do you have questions?

What can I eat with mini meatballs?

You can throw these miniature meatballs into pasta, use them as a pizza topping, throw them in soup or serve them as an appetizer.

raw mini meatballs in a bowl

I hope you love this Mini Meatball recipe! If you make it leave a comment! You can also share a photo on Instagram and tag #meganvskitchen. Enjoy!

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Mini Meatballs

  • Author: Megan
  • Prep Time: 25 minutes
  • Cook Time: 25 minutes
  • Total Time: 50 minutes
  • Yield: 50 meatballs 1x

Description

I love to add these mini meatballs to spaghetti and soup. They also make for a great pizza topping or pair it with sauce for an appetizer.


Ingredients

Units Scale
  • 1 pound lean ground beef
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese ( optional)
  • 2 tablespoon plain breadcrumbs
  • 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon table salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400F
  2. In a large bowl mix together all of the ingredients.
  3. Shape mixture into 50 meatballs and place them on a large sheet pan. For equal sized meatballs use a ½ tablespoon to scoop out the meat.
  4. Cook for 25-30 minutes

Notes

I used my Light Alfredo Sauce on the pasta pictured above.


Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 7 meatballs
  • Calories: 135
  • Fat: 5.6g
  • Saturated Fat: 2.5g
  • Carbohydrates: 1.9g
  • Protein: 18g

Keywords: Mini Meatballs, Meatballs, Pasta

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