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Cheesy Meatball Bombs

Cheesy Meatball Bombs - Meatballs wrapped in dough
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 16
Calories: 262kcal
Author: Pillsbury

Ingredients

  • 2 cans Pillsbury Grands Jr. Golden Layers refrigerated buttermilk biscuits
  • Italian style meatballs (I used Aidells Italian chicken meatballs from refrigerated section you can use homemade or also frozen)
  • 3 sticks of mozzarella string cheese cut into pieces
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried Italian seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 cup butter melted
  • marinara sauce

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  • In a small bowl mix melted butter, Italian seasoning and garlic powder.
  • Separate biscuits. Flatten the biscuits.
  • Cut meatballs in half and place one meatball half on each flattened biscuit.
  • Place a piece of string cheese on top of meatball and then wrap dough around it to seal.
  • Pour half of melted butter in 9 inch round cake pan and place each completed biscuit seam side down in pan.
  • Repeat until finished. Spoon the remaining butter over biscuits.
  • Bake 18-20 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Serve with marinara or pizza sauce.

Notes

I ended up making 16 biscuits bombs for my 9 inch round pan.

Nutrition

Calories: 262kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 596mg | Potassium: 129mg | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 175IU | Calcium: 31mg | Iron: 1.9mg