Bacon-Stuffed Pork Meatballs and Chipotle Cream Sauce with Fajita Cauliflower
easy prep & pan included
Prep & Cook Time:35-45 min.
Cook Within:5 days
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You Will Need
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
Seafood 145° F |
Chicken 165° F |
Ground Beef 160° F |
Ground Turkey 165° F |
Ground Pork 160° F
Bake the Vegetables
Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Thoroughly rinse any fresh produce and pat dry.
Combine cauliflower, red pepper, fajita seasoning, 2 tsp. olive oil, and garlic salt in provided tray.
Bake uncovered in hot oven, 10 minutes.
While vegetables bake, make meatballs.
Add the Meatballs
Finely crush crackers.
Mix ground pork, bacon, crackers, ¼ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper in a mixing bowl until completely combined. Form into six equally-sized meatballs.
Carefully remove tray from oven. Push vegetables to one side. Tray will be hot! Use a utensil.
Add cream base, cornstarch, and pesto to empty side of tray and stir to combine. Top with meatballs.
Finish the Dish
Bake uncovered in hot oven until cauliflower is tender and pork reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 20-24 minutes.
Carefully remove tray from oven. Bon appétit!
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