Slow Cooker Tomato Basil Chicken Meatballs
Homemade meatballs are a great way to put the flavors you like into a recipe that can be made from scratch. Any recipe that has the name meatball in it will always be welcomed with smiles and cheers. Yes meatballs have a way to bring out your appetite and this recipe is a great way to include them in your meal ideas and if you love easy chicken breast recipes then this is the one for you. You can buy your own chicken breasts and grind them up yourself or you can buy preground chicken breast meat as well. This recipe calls for you to cook it in a slow cooker and thebest family slow cooker recipes can easily be found online or in cookbooks. Adam and Joanne bring you a recipe for meatballs that can be substituted with beef, pork or you can even make a vegan offering by combining nuts and soy protein to make your vegan meatballs. You are only limited to choices by your own imagination.
Any recipe can easily be changed so never look at a recipe and be convinced it is not for you because of certain ingredients and spices since you can change any recipe to fit your own and your families needs. The best family slow cooker recipes usually start with you being happy with all the ingredients and cooking style. Any easy chicken breast recipes can be made with pork or beef. This homemade meatballs recipe calls for them to be cooked in a slow cooker but if you don’t own one then consider using a heavy bottomed pot and slow cook them in there instead.
Slow cookers are becoming more popular and if you consider our busy schedules then you can easily see why putting all your ingredients in one pot and then walking away while it cooks can be so convenient. First brought to the market in the mid 1950’s this wonderful cooking vessel now has many recipe ideas that are specifically thought of to cook in a slow cooker. There are many different varieties and they start with the most reasonably priced ones that don’t have many extra functions to more expensive ones that allow for thermostats included that will automatically shut down the cooking process when the food is cooked or that even shut down and then restart if the food temp gets too hot and needs to be eased back.
If you are considering making this or any other slow cooker inspired recipe then try to buy abetter model since once you discover the ease it brings to cooking you will be making many
recipes in the slow cooker. If you are a working person then you will love the idea of putting your ingredients in the cooker and then turning it on and walking away to do other things such as working or spending time with loved ones. Thanks to Adam and Joanne of Inspired Taste Blog for this yummy Slow Cooker Tomato Basil Chicken Meatballs Recipe and bon apetit.**
Nutrition Facts for:Slow Cooker Tomato Basil Chicken Meatballs From Inspired Taste
Ingredients: Canned crushed tomatoes, tomato paste, onion, garlic cloves, olive oil, bay leaf, crushed red pepper flakes,fresh basil, salt,ground chicken, panko bread crumbs, milk, egg, Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, fresh parsley, dried oregano, kosher salt, ground black pepper.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for servings. * Per Serving: Calories 389, Calories from Fat 134, Total Fat 14.9g 23%, Saturated Fat 4.8g 24%, Cholesterol 110mg 37%, Sodium 1346mg 56%, Potassium 315mg 9%, Carbohydrates 29.4g 10%, Dietary Fiber 9.6g 38%, Sugars 17.2g, Protein 35.7g, Vitamin A 62%, Vitamin C 40%, Calcium 32%, Iron 32%
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