Cheddar Stuffed Meatballs Recipe
Cheddar Stuffed Meatballs Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Next Recipe

Cheddar Stuffed Meatballs Recipe

Read Reviews
4.5 4 3
Publisher Photo
“This recipe came from my grandmother many years ago,” says Linda Chaput of North Bay, Ontario. “It's absolutely delicious. You can also use cream of mushroom soup instead of tomato or add a piece of onion to the cheese in the center.”
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min.
MAKES:2 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min.
MAKES: 2 servings


  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 2 tablespoons beaten egg
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 pound lean ground beef
  • 8 cubes cheddar cheese (1/2 inch each)
  • 2/3 cup condensed tomato soup, undiluted

Nutritional Facts

4 each: 350 calories, 18g fat (9g saturated fat), 156mg cholesterol, 972mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 1g fiber), 30g protein.


  1. In a small bowl, combine the first five ingredients. Crumble beef over mixture and mix well. Divide into eight portions. Shape each portion around a cheese cube.
  2. Place meatballs in an 8-in. x 4-in. glass loaf pan coated with cooking spray; top with soup. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 25-30 minutes or until meat is no longer pink. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Cheddar Stuffed Meatballs in Cooking for 2 Summer 2009, p21

Reviews for Cheddar Stuffed Meatballs

5 Star
4 Star
3 Star
2 Star
1 Star
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
isiscrystal User ID: 6786437 180490
Reviewed May. 23, 2014

"I like these. Used fresh minced garlic instead of powder, and cream of mushroom soup instead of tomato. Simple but different!"

BarbieVA User ID: 3388747 165568
Reviewed Apr. 14, 2014

"Good. I love garlic, but cut the powder after the first time. Also good with cream of mushroom soup. Good with ground turkey also."

CookSmiley User ID: 3863146 143871
Reviewed Feb. 2, 2013

"This is a favorite at my house for adults & children alike. It's always easy to add to. I've added crumbled bacon at my granddaughter's request. Yummy!!"

CookSmiley User ID: 3863146 143870
Reviewed Dec. 14, 2012

"I have made this recipe several times & get raves each time from everyone. Delicious & a breeze to prepare. It's a quick, easy throw together yet different meal with veggie & rolls, rice or potatoes."

Loading Image