Chipotle Cheddar Pork Meatballs with Mexican Street Corn Succotash

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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)

  • 10 oz. Ground Pork
  • 4 oz. Black Beans
  • 4 oz. Mixed Diced Peppers
  • 3 oz. Corn Kernels
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    2 oz. Shredded Cheddar Cheese
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    0.84 oz. Chipotle Aioli
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    ½ oz. Grated Cotija Cheese
  • ¼ oz. Cilantro
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    2 Saltine Crackers
  • 2 tsp. Fajita Seasoning

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Mixing Bowl

Before You Cook

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

Customize It Instructions

  • If using ground beef, follow same instructions as ground pork in Steps 2 and 3, baking uncovered until beef reaches a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 16-18 minutes.

  • If using Impossible Burger, follow same instructions as ground pork in Steps 2 and 3, baking uncovered until burger is warmed through, 15-20 minutes.

  • If using ground turkey, follow same instructions as ground pork in Steps 2 and 3, baking uncovered until turkey reaches a minimum internal temperature of 165 degrees, 17-22 minutes.

  1. 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Thoroughly rinse any fresh produce and pat dry. Coat provided tray with cooking spray.

    Combine corn, diced peppers, black beans, half the fajita seasoning (reserve remaining for meatballs), 1/4 tsp. salt, and 1 tsp. olive oil in provided tray. Push to one side.

  2. 2

    Add the Meatballs

    Finely crush crackers.

    Combine ground pork, crackers, chipotle aioli, 1/4 tsp. salt, and remaining fajita seasoning in a mixing bowl. Form pork mixture into six golf ball-sized meatballs.

    Place meatballs in empty side of tray.

  3. 3

    Bake the Dish

    Bake uncovered in hot oven until meatballs reach a minimum internal temperature of 160 degrees, 15-17 minutes.

    Carefully remove from oven and top meatballs with cheddar cheese. Bake again uncovered until cheese melts, 5-7 minutes.

    Carefully remove from oven and rest, 3 minutes.

    While meal rests, stem cilantro. Garnish meatballs with cilantro leaves and garnish vegetables with cotjia. Bon appétit!

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