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Gravy-Smothered Meatballs

Gravy-Smothered Meatballs

over Chive Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Green Beans

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Are you one of those people who believes that meatballs are simply a vessel for delivering gravy? We feel you. That’s why our chefs dreamed up this gravy-licious meal! The beefy meatballs, however, stand proud under the saucy stuff. They’re juicy, delicious, and a perfect compliment to tender roasted green beans and chive-flecked mashed potatoes on the side. Get on the gravy train!

Tags:Carb Smart
Allergens:MilkWheat

Produced in a facility that processes milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, and soybean.

Total Time45 minutes
Cooking difficultyEasy
Ingredients
serving amount
2
4
Ingredientsarrow down iconarrow down icon
serving amount
2
4

1 unit

Yellow Onion

¼ ounce

Chives

12 ounce

Yukon Gold Potatoes

6 ounce

Green Beans

4 tablespoon

Sour Cream

(ContainsMilk)

10 ounce

Ground Beef

¼ cup

Panko Breadcrumbs

(ContainsWheat)

1 tablespoon

Fry Seasoning

1 tablespoon

Flour

(ContainsWheat)

1 unit

Beef Stock Concentrate

Not included in your delivery

1 tablespoon

Vegetable Oil

3 tablespoon

Butter

(ContainsMilk)

Salt

Pepper

Nutrition Values/ per serving
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/ per serving
Energy (kJ)3347 kJ
Calories800 kcal
Fat51 g
Saturated Fat24 g
Carbohydrate51 g
Sugar9 g
Dietary Fiber8 g
Protein34 g
Cholesterol165 mg
Sodium920 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.
Utensils
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Medium Pot
Potato Masher
Strainer
Medium Bowl
Baking Sheet
Large Pan
Whisk
Instructionsarrow up iconarrow up icon
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1

Adjust rack to top position (top and middle positions for 4 servings) and preheat oven to 425 degrees. Wash and dry all produce. Dice potatoes into ½-inch pieces. (TIP: For a smoother texture, peel potatoes first.) Finely chop chives. Halve, peel, and thinly slice onion; mince a few slices until you have 2 TBSP (4 TBSP for 4). Trim green beans, if necessary.

2

Place potatoes in a medium pot with enough salted water to cover by 2 inches. Bring to a boil; cook until tender, 15-20 minutes. Reserve ½ cup potato cooking liquid, then drain and return potatoes to pot. Mash with sour cream and 1 TBSP butter (2 TBSP for 4 servings) until smooth, adding splashes of reserved potato cooking liquid as needed. Stir in half the chives, salt, and pepper. Keep covered off heat.

3

While potatoes cook, in a medium bowl, combine beef, panko, minced onion, 1 TBSP water (2 TBSP for 4 servings), half the Fry Seasoning (you’ll use the rest later), salt (we used ½ tsp kosher salt; 1 tsp for 4), and a pinch of pepper. Form into 10-12 (20-24 for 4) 1½-inch meatballs.

4

Place meatballs on one side of a lightly oiled baking sheet. Toss green beans on empty side with a drizzle of oil, salt, and pepper. Roast on top rack until meatballs are cooked through and green beans are browned and tender, 14-16 minutes. (For 4 servings, divide between 2 sheets; roast meatballs on middle rack and green beans on top rack.)

5

Meanwhile, melt 1 TBSP butter (2 TBSP for 4 servings) in a large pan over medium-high heat. Add sliced onion; cook, stirring, until softened, 7-9 minutes. Add a drizzle of oil, half the flour (all the flour for 4), and remaining Fry Seasoning; cook, stirring, until lightly browned, 1-2 minutes. Whisk in ¾ cup water (1½ cups for 4) and stock concentrate. Bring to a simmer, whisking, until thickened, 2-4 minutes. Reduce heat to low; stir in another 1 TBSP butter.

6

Season gravy with salt and pepper. Add meatballs and stir to coat. (TIP: If gravy seems too thick, stir in a splash of water.) Turn off heat. Divide potatoes between plates; top with meatballs and gravy. Add green beans to the side. Garnish with remaining chives and serve.