Here’s a delicious meatball sandwich recipe for you. Tender and juicy meatballs seasoned Italian style stuffed into a warm french roll and smothered in marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese. You’re gonna love this meatball sandwich recipe!
1 lb. hamburger
1/2 lb. ground pork or sausage
1/4 red pepper ( fine dice )
1/4 green pepper ( fine dice )
1/2 onion ( fine dice )
2 tbsp. oregano
1/2 teas. cracked pepper
1 tbsp. salt
2 tbsp. crushed garlic
1/4 teas. fennel seed ( crushed )
1 cup Italian bread crumbs
Combine all ingredients into a large mixing bowl and mix well, using your hands. Take about a golf ball size amount and roll into a ball. Place on a large cookie sheet. Repeat until done. Makes about 30 meatballs.
Place cookie sheet into a preheated 350 degree oven and bake for 30 minutes. remove from oven.
1 28oz. can crushed tomatoes
1 28 oz. can whole tomatoes
1 6oz. can tomato paste
2 1/2 tbsp. oregano
3/4 teas. cracked pepper
1 teas. salt
1 1/4 tbsp. crushed garlic
1/4 teas. celery seed
3 teas. sugar ( to cut acid from the tomato paste )
2 1/2 cups water
2 bay leaves
1 tbsp. marjoram
1 onion small dice
Combine all ingredients in an 8 quart stock pot, stir well and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to a simmer and simmer for 1/2 an hour. Remove bay leaves.
Add meatballs and simmer for another 1/2 hour.
Ingredients: Meatball Sandwich Recipe
Meatballs and sauce
Mozzarella Cheese ( sliced or grated )
Method: Meatball Sandwich Recipe
Open French roll into a “V” shape and sprinkle or place mozzarella cheese in bottom. Just enough to cover the bottom. Place “warm” meatballs into the french roll, about 3-4 meatballs with a little bit of sauce and cover with more cheese. Bake on a cookie sheet for about 15 minutes ( until cheese is melted ) in a preheated 400 degree oven. Remove, slice in half and serve… Easy!
You’re going to love how tasty this meatball sandwich recipe is. The flavor of the meatballs is outstanding, then combined with the sauce and cheese and stuffed into a toasted french roll.. YUM! This is one of my favorite Italian sandwiches. Enjoy!