Meatballs in a jacket of Provolone Auricchio Recipe


Meatballs in a jacket of Provolone Auricchio

Meatballs in a jacket of Provolone Auricchio

Like a meatball casserole. Delicious meatballs are covered in a blanket of Auricchio in a savory tomato sauce.
Course Appetizer, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine Italian
Servings 4


  • 1 package Auricchio Sliced Sharp Provolone
  • 1-1/4 lbs. of ground beef
  • 7 oz tomato purée
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • Fresh rosemary thyme or other aromatic herbs, chopped
  • 2 Tbsps of Extra virgin olive oil
  • Salt and black pepper


  • Cook garlic in saute pan with oil. Add in the tomato purée and cook for 5 minutes, add 8 oz of water and cook with salt and pepper. Mix together the ground beef with herbs, shape into small meatballs. Place them into the sauce, cook gently for approx 10 minutes. Allow to rest briefly and serve covering the meatballs with the Slices of Sharp Provolone, place cover over pan so cheese melts. Serve with toasted bread.
Keyword meatball parm, stuffed meatballs
2023-11-06T21:19:42-05:00November 6th, 2023|Recipes, Sides|
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