Serve this pasta with the rest of the gluten-free baguette to round out your meal.

Recipe by Oxmoor House August 2011


Credit: Oxmoor House

Recipe Summary

8 servings (serving size: 3/4 cup pasta and 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons sauce and meatballs)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Preheat oven to 400°.

  • Place bread in a food processor; pulse 10 times or until coarse crumbs measure 1/2 cup. Transfer to a bowl; set aside.

  • Place garlic, onion, and parsley in processor; pulse 20 seconds or until chopped. Add breadcrumbs, ground round, and next 6 ingredients. Pulse 1 minute or until mixture is combined, stopping frequently to scrape down sides.

  • Line a broiler pan with foil. Shape meat mixture into 48 (1 1/2-inch) balls. Place meatballs on broiler rack coated with cooking spray. Bake at 400° for 12 minutes or until meatballs are no longer pink in center.

  • While meatballs cook, cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat.

  • Bring pasta sauce to a simmer in a large saucepan. Add meatballs, and simmer 10 minutes or until sauce reaches desired consistency. Serve over spaghetti. Garnish with chopped parsley, and serve with additional Parmesan cheese, if desired.


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Nutrition Facts

452 calories; fat 14.3g; saturated fat 4.8g; mono fat 5.2g; poly fat 1.2g; protein 23.8g; carbohydrates 53.9g; fiber 3.2g; cholesterol 96mg; iron 6.7mg; sodium 850mg; calcium 111mg.