Cheesy Italian Meatball Sandwich

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Cheesy Italian Meatball Sandwich
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Ingredients

  • 1 onions (large, minced)
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 4 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 1 slice prosciutto (cut ¼" thick, then diced)
  • 2 slices pancetta (cut ¼" thick, then diced)
  • 1 pound ground round
  • 1 pound mild Italian sausage (ground)
  • 2 cups seasoned bread crumbs (Italian-)
  • 2 jumbo eggs
  • 1/2 cup flat leaf parsley (chopped)
  • 1/8 cup fresh basil (chopped)
  • 1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese (finely)
  • 1/2 cup grated pecorino (finely, you can also use asiago)
  • 2 tablespoons italian seasoning (dried or fresh Italian herbs: oregano, sage, rosemary, basil, etc.)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons fennel seeds (whole)
  • 2 jars marinara sauce (homemade or store-bought, plain)
  • 2 tablespoons italian seasoning (dried or fresh, extra if needed to suit your taste preferences)
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt (freshly cracked)
  • 2 bread (hefty, Ciabatta or large hoagie/submarine buns)
  • olive oil
  • 1 large garlic cloves (cut in half)
  • 2 fresh mozzarella (balls of, sliced about ⅛ - ¼" thick)
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NutritionView more

410Calories
Sodium43%DV1040mg
Fat32%DV21g
Protein33%DV17g
Carbs13%DV38g
Fiber12%DV3g

PER SERVING *

Calories410Calories from Fat190
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat21g32%
Saturated Fat8g40%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol60mg20%
Sodium1040mg43%
Potassium390mg11%
Protein17g33%
Calories from Fat190
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate38g13%
Dietary Fiber3g12%
Sugars8g16%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.