Spaghetti ‘n’ Meatballs
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 25 min.
- 1 package (12 ounces) spaghetti
- 3-1/2 cups spaghetti sauce
- 1 batch of 30 meatballs, (frozen or thawed)
- Grated parmesan cheese, optional
- Cook spaghetti according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a saucepan, combine spaghetti sauce and meatballs; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until the meatballs are heated through. Serve with spaghetti; top with Parmesan cheese if desired.
Nutrition Facts1-1/2 cups: 325 calories, 6g fat (1g saturated fat), 5mg cholesterol, 683mg sodium, 55g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 4g fiber), 11g protein.
Oct 15, 2019
LOL! Is this an April fool joke! What next a recipe that uses a frozen dinner!
Jan 29, 2019
how is this a recipe? How did this get past the editors?
Nov 8, 2015
This is not a recipe.
Apr 29, 2015
This is a super easy dinner to get on the table. Thanks for the inspiration!
Feb 20, 2014
For busy parents this is a great go to hearty meal. We don't always have time to make things from scratch so this recipe is an easy way to provide your family with a hot meal that tastes like you did spend all day in the kitchen. It's also a fun way to get very young kids involved in the kitchen. They can help put in meatballs, pour sauce, etc. Add a bit of extra seasoning to the jarred spaghetti sauce perhaps? If it's easy and fun, and the results are delicious you have a winner in my book.
Oct 7, 2013
This is o.k. when you ae in a hurry, but my homemade meatballs deserve my homemade sauce.
Nov 12, 2010
As 'hsmommy24' said, this was an "add-on" for the original "Make Ahead Meatballs" recipe, which can be found here: https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/Make-Ahead-MeatballsThe meatball recipe makes enough for several meals -- about 12 dozen meatballs -- which can then be frozen in batches and kept for up to 3 months.
Feb 15, 2009
Jeepers people...be kind. I make everything from scratch, and it took me forever to figure out, like, duh...grab a batch of frozen meatballs (mine or store bought) and throw them in with the jar of spaghetti sauce. My kids actually ask me to make this as something "special" since we remember it fondly as a quick dinner after school activities. I think it's nice that the recipe is here to remind us how simple things can be, when need be.
Feb 6, 2009
Duh...I made this the other night, and I didn't even see this recipe!
Oct 2, 2008
The original recipe is Mahe Ahead Meatballs and this recipe was listed as a way to use the meatballs.