Garlicy Meatballs with Tomato Sauce Over spaghetti Squash

*(Adapted from this Recipe)

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INGREDIENTS:

Meatballs:

  • 1 lb Lauras Lean Ground Beef
  • 2 tsp garlic salt
  • 1-2 tsp minced garlic
  • S&P

Tomato Sauce:

  • 3 tomatoes  roughly chopped
  • 1/2 red onion  roughly chopped

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  • 2 tsp minced garlic
  • 1/2 tsp chili powder (I didn’t have cumin)
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • Approx 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 2 tbsp sour cream
  • 1 handful of parmesan cheese
  • Basil to sprinkle at the end

Spaghetti Squash In Place of Pasta

DIRECTIONS:

Meatballs:

  • Mix all ingredients together into a bowl.
  • Form into meatballs
  • Warm stove top to medium-high heat with 2 tbsp EVOO
  • Add meatballs and cook until heated and center browned

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Sauce:

  • Add EVOO to pan on med-high heat.
  • Add onions and garlic and cook for about 5 minutes
  • Mix in chili powder and paprika and continue to cook for another 2 minutes

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  • Add tomatoes to pan and cook until soft.

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  • After tomatoes are softened and sauce begins to form- add in the honey, and chicken broth
  • Sprinkle in parmesan cheese
  • Mix in Sour Cream
  • Your finished!

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The sauce doesn’t look that great in pictures but it is AMAZING!

Spaghetti Squash

  • Microwave for 3-5 minutes to soften
  • Cut in half lengthwise
  • Spoon out seeds
  • Drizzle with EVOO, garlic and sea salt, and pepper

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  • Bake rind sind down for 45 minutes on 400 degrees
  • Let cook slightly
  • Use a fork to shred the squash into strings like spaghetti
  • WALA!

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You could use whole grain spaghetti in place of squash if you want too.

A HUGE Plate of Goodness right here. You have to try this recipe!

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