Meatball Parmesan Bites

Meatball Parmesan Bites

Meatball Parmesan Bites are the perfect appetizer for your next get together. Tender meatballs, infused with garlic, breadcrumbs, and parmesan are smothered in red sauce and topped with mozzarella & basil for a burst of Italian flavor!

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/2 c. breadcrumbs
  • 1 Egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 tbsp. dried parsley
  • 1 tbsp. dried basil
  • 2 c. marinara sauce
  • 4 garlic cloves (divided)
  • 1/2 c. grated Parmesan, divided
  • kosher salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 5-6 mozzarella slices, cut into small squares
  • Fresh basil leaves, for topping
  • toothpicks for serving
Read the whole recipe on Real Housemoms