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Mini beef and mozzarella meatballs

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 15 mins
Mini beef and mozzarella meatballs
The cheese hidden in these mini meaballs will delight your little ones. 

500g lean beef mince

2 tbsp tomato purée

2 tsp dried oregano leaves

2 tbsp water

75g mozzarella, cut into 1cm squares

Combine the mince, tomato paste, oregano and water in a large bowl.

Mix well and form 2 tablespoonfuls of mixture around a piece of mozzarella to form a small meatball. 

Heat olive oil in a fryingpan to low-to-medium heat.

Cook meatballs until browned on all sides and cooked through, about 15 minutes.

Serve meatballs with pasta and some simple tomato sauce. 

Preparation Time
10 minutes

Cooking Time
15 minutes

Main ingredients
Beef, Cheese, Pasta & Noodles

Recipe Type
Dinner, Easy, Family Dinners


Level of Difficulty

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