Zoodles & Meatballs

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Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
10 min 25 min 3
Zoodles & Meatballs
Health Rating

Ingredients


12 meatball(s) Meatballs, frozen (store bought)
1/4 cup Marinara pasta sauce
1 tbsp Extra virgin olive oil
1/4 cup Red onion (diced)
3 clove(s) Garlic (minced)
3 medium Zucchini (julienned)
1 dash Salt and pepper

Instructions


  1. Cook the meatballs in the crockpot on low heat with marinara sauce, according to package instructions or until heated through.
  2. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. When hot add the oil, onions, and garlic and cook until fragrant, about 1 to 2 minutes.
  3. Increase heat to medium-high and add the zucchini, season with salt and pepper to taste, and cook for about 1 minute. Give it a stir to mix everything around and cook another 1 to 1-1/2 minutes, or until the vegetables are cooked through yet firm.
  4. Serve the zucchini topped with meatballs and sauce. Enjoy!

Notes:

Quick Tips

  • For a quick and easy meal, buy store-bought meatballs. Look for meatballs that contain no dairy, gluten, or artificial flavors or colors. 
  • Use vegetarian meatballs instead of meat for a plant-based meal. 

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 308
Calories from fat 199
Calories from saturated fat 59
Total Fat 22.1 g
Saturated Fat 6.5 g
Trans Fat 0.4 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3.3 g
Monounsaturated Fat 10.8 g
Cholesterol 50 mg
Sodium 627 mg
Potassium 829 mg
Total Carbohydrate 15.8 g
Dietary Fiber 4.3 g
Sugars 6.9 g
Protein 13.7 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion


Meat 1.0
Vegetables 3.1

Energy sources


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