Cheesy Turkey Meatball Skillet Recipe

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Margie January 5, 2021

How To Make Cheesy Turkey Meatball Skillet

Enjoy a filling plate of tender turkey meatball, loaded with tasteful seasonings and coated in a cheesy marinara sauce, for a hearty and delicious meal!

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Total: 45 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

For Meatballs:

  • 2tbspskim milk,or water
  • cupseasoned breadcrumbs
  • cuppecorino romano cheese,grated
  • 2small garlic cloves,or 1 large, crushed
  • 1large egg
  • 1tbsptomato paste
  • ¼cupparsley,chopped, plus more for garnish
  • ¼tspkosher salt
  • lbs93% ground turkey
  • cooking spray

For Sauce:

  • 2garlic cloves,smashed
  • 28ozcrushed tomatoes,(1 can)
  • kosher salt and black pepper,to taste
  • cupsmozzarella cheese,part-skim, shredded
  • parsley,or basil, for garnish

Instructions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the milk, breadcrumbs, mozzarella cheese, garlic, egg, tomato paste, parsley, and salt. Mix well to combine.

  2. Add the turkey, then mix using a fork to fully mix, careful not to overwork. Form the mixture into 18 meatballs.

  3. Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. When hot, spray with oil and brown the meatballs for about 5 to 6 minutes on each side. Set aside on a dish.

  4. Reduce the heat to medium-low, add the oil and garlic, then cook for about 1 to 2 minutes, until golden.

  5. Add the tomatoes, salt, and pepper to taste. Return the meatballs to the skillet.

  6. Partially cover and simmer medium-low for about 5 minutes until cooked through.

  7. Uncover, top with mozzarella cheese, cover, then cook for about 2 minutes until melted. If the skillet doesn’t have a cover, put it under the broiler for about 2 to 3 minutes, until melted.

  8. Serve warm, and enjoy!

Nutrition

  • Calories: 529.21kcal
  • Fat: 31.95g
  • Saturated Fat: 14.31g
  • Trans Fat: 0.12g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 10.91g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 4.55g
  • Carbohydrates: 19.23g
  • Fiber: 3.39g
  • Sugar: 7.58g
  • Protein: 43.37g
  • Cholesterol: 174.80mg
  • Sodium: 964.30mg
  • Calcium: 561.18mg
  • Potassium: 823.96mg
  • Iron: 4.16mg
  • Vitamin A: 219.98µg
  • Vitamin C: 21.26mg
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