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Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

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My guys LOVE homemade meatballs, meatball sliders, and my Weight Watchers Stuffed Peppers, so I created a combination of the three, with this delicious and easy to prepare Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs recipe!

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs Ingredients

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a large bowl, add meatball ingredients and combine using clean hands.

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Form the mixture into 16 meatballs.

Add a tablespoon of olive oil to a large skillet on medium-high heat.

After the pan is heated through and oil is hot, add all of the meatballs and cook for 10 minutes – turning them every few minutes to ensure equal browning.

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Turn the heat down to medium-low and pour the jar of marinara sauce over the meatballs.

Cover and simmer for an additional 10 minutes.

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Place bell peppers (cut side facing up) on a baking sheet.

Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle salt and pepper.

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Place a piece of provolone on four of the pepper halves and place in the oven for 7 or so minutes to allow the cheese to melt.

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Remove the peppers from the oven, and add 4 meatballs on top of the cheesy pepper halves.

Sprinkle with additional parmesan cheese if desired. Top with another bell pepper half to finish the sub sandwich.

Enjoy warm.

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Yield: 8

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 27 minutes
Total Time 37 minutes

Ingredients

  • For the meatballs:
  • 1 lb ground beef
  • ⅓ cup almond flour
  • ¼ cup parmesan cheese
  • 1 egg
  • ¾ teaspoon black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon Himalayan pink salt
  • ½ teaspoon dried parsley
  • ¼ teaspoon dried basil
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon onion powder
  • For the subs:
  • 4 bell peppers stems removed and slice horizontally in half
  • 4 slices provolone cheese

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

In a large bowl, add meatball ingredients and combine using clean hands.
Form the mixture into 16 meatballs.

Add a tablespoon of olive oil to a large skillet on medium-high heat.
After the pan is heated through and oil is hot, add all of the meatballs and cook for 10 minutes - turning them every few minutes to ensure equal browning.

Turn the heat down to medium-low and pour the jar of marinara sauce over the meatballs.
Cover and simmer for an additional 10 minutes.

Place bell peppers (cut side facing uon a baking sheet.
Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle salt and pepper.
Place a piece of provolone on four of the pepper halves and place in the oven for 7 or so minutes to allow the cheese to melt.

Remove the peppers from the oven, and add 4 meatballs on top of the cheesy pepper halves.
Sprinkle with additional parmesan cheese if desired.
Top with another bell pepper half to finish the sub sandwich.
Enjoy warm.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

8

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 269Total Fat: 17gSaturated Fat: 7gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 86mgSodium: 338mgCarbohydrates: 6gFiber: 1gSugar: 2gProtein: 22g

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Keto Bell Pepper Meatball Subs

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