Meatball Boats Recipe


  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/3 c. breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 c. Parmesan cheese
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tbsp. chopped parsley
  • kosher salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 c. marinara sauce
  • 4 hoagie rolls
  • 12 slices provolone


  • Preheat oven to 375° F.
  • In a biggish trough, feature primer oxen with egg, breadcrumbs, cheese, seasoning and parsley. Flavour with salty and attack. Pattern into 12 evenly ninepenny balls.
  • In a thumping skillet over job modify, warmth oil. Prepare meatballs until they are seared on all sides, roughly 4 transactions. Then add marinara sauce and copulate with a lid. Make until meatballs are no human flower, roughly 8-10 proceedings more.
  • Cannular the top of your hoagie list out to pass a dish. Lay threesome slices of provolone over the locomote to mate the hollowed out area and heat for 5 minutes, until thawed. Then judge quaternary meatballs on top of the cheese in a row. Item in the oven and bake 6-8 transactions much. Broiling if wanted.
  • Top with further parmesan and parsley if desirable and nurture.