Main Dishes

Cheesy Meatballs and Shells Casserole

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Creamy shells and cheese mixed with a beef sauce and meatballs.

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2 cups medium shell pasta
2 pounds small or mini frozen meatballs, thawed
Cheese Sauce:
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
2 tablespoons all purpose flour
1 cup milk, hot
4 cups extra sharp cheddar cheese
Beef Sauce:
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/4 cup all purpose flour
2 cups low sodium beef stock
1 can cream of mushroom soup
  1. Preheat the oven to 350º F. Spray 9x13 baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. Cook the shells according to the package directions and drain.
Cheese Sauce
  1. In a medium sauce pan,...
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Nutritions

Calories
1391

Sodium
3840mg
160% DV

Fat
88g
136% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
39g
13% DV

Fiber
4g
19% DV

Juicy, tender and flavorful Crock Pot Italian Beef is an easy dinner recipe that's perfect for busy days. Serve the shredded meat and pepperoncini on a hoagie roll with giardiniera and melted Provolone cheese for a classic Chicago Italian Beef Sandwich, or pair the roast beef with mashed potatoes, noodles, or rice for a cozy comfort food supper. You can't beat the convenience of an all-day slow cooker meal!

2 small onions
4 cloves garlic
3 lb. boneless beef chuck roast
2 T vegetable oil
14.5 oz beef broth
0.7 oz packet dry Italian salad dressing mix
1 T Worcestershire sauce
8 pepperoncini peppers
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  • Arrange the onions and garlic in the bottom of a slow cooker. Set aside.
  • Pat beef dry and season with kosher salt and black pepper on all sides.
  • Heat oil in a large pot or Dutch oven...
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Nutritions

Calories
389

Sodium
1839mg
76% DV

Fat
16g
25% DV

Protein
25g
50% DV

Carbs
37g
12% DV

Fiber
6g
24% DV