Cheesy Chipotle Meatballs with Spanish Rice

easy prep & pan included

Prep & Cook Time: 30-40 min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk, Eggs, Wheat

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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • ½ tsp. Garlic Salt
  • Info
    0.84 oz. Chipotle Light Mayo
  • 2 fl. oz. Marinara Sauce
  • 3 oz. Peas
  • 8½ oz. Cooked Jasmine Rice
  • Info
    ¼ cup Panko Breadcrumbs
  • Info
    2 oz. Shredded Cheddar-Jack Cheese
  • 10 oz. Ground Beef

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    758
  • Carbohydrates
    65g
  • Fat
    34g
  • Protein
    41g
  • Sodium
    1345mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • 1 Mixing Bowl

Cooking Guidelines

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
  1. 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Preheat oven to 400 degrees. When ingredient appears in recipe, remove from packaging. Thoroughly rinse any fresh produce and pat dry. Combine rice, peas, and marinara in provided tray. Top with garlic salt.

  2. 2

    Make The Meatballs

    Combine ground beef, chipotle mayonnaise, ½ tsp. salt, half the cheese, and panko in a mixing bowl. Form into six equally-sized meatballs. Place meatballs on rice. Top with remaining cheese.

  3. 3

    Bake the Meal

    Bake uncovered in hot oven until meatballs reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 20-25 minutes. Carefully remove from oven. Bon appétit!

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