ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END

Meatball Pizza Sandwich Casserole

Take Italian favorites--ready-made frozen meatballs, mozzarella, and prepared pizza sauce--and turn them into a fun casserole.

CLOSE
 (0) 0 Reviews
+

Share

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 55 min
  • Servings 8

Ingredients

1
package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened
2
cans (15 oz each) pizza sauce
1
French baguette loaf (1 lb), cut into 1-inch-thick slices
1 1/2
cups shredded mozzarella cheese (6 oz)
1
bag (16 oz) frozen cooked Italian meatballs (about 32 meatballs), thawed
1/2
cup chopped pepperoni (2 oz)
1/2
cup chopped red bell pepper (1/2 medium)
1/4
cup shredded fresh basil leaves

SAVE ON THIS RECIPE!

LOCATION

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, beat cream cheese and pizza sauce until well blended.
  • 2 In ungreased 13x9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish, spread 1 cup of sauce mixture; arrange baguette slices over sauce. Spread top of baguette slices with 1 cup sauce mixture; sprinkle with 1/2 cup of the mozzarella cheese.
  • 3 Stir meatballs and pepperoni into remaining sauce mixture; pour over cheese. Sprinkle with bell pepper and remaining 1 cup mozzarella cheese.
  • 4 Bake 30 to 40 minutes or until thoroughly heated and cheese is melted. Sprinkle with basil.

EXPERT TIPS

Expert Tips

Add favorite pizza toppings--mushrooms, olives, cooked Italian sausage or bacon--to this recipe along with the bell pepper.

Get new recipe inspiration every week! Free Newsletters

View Full Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1/8 of Recipe
Calories
525
(
Calories from Fat
245),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
27g
27%
(Saturated Fat
11g,
11%
),
Cholesterol
90mg
90%;
Sodium
1410mg
1410%;
Total Carbohydrate
44g
44%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
6g
6%
),
Protein
26g
26%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
30%;
Vitamin C
32%;
Calcium
28%;
Iron
24%;
Exchanges:
3 Starch; 2 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

RATINGS & REVIEWS

Be the first to review this recipe!

© 2014 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved

Nutrition information is calculated at the time recipes are created. We do not include optional ingredients in our calculations.
Save Money on Your Favorite Brands
when you buy TWO 20 OZ. OR LARGER Original Bisquick® OR Bisquick Heart Smart® Baking Mix, OR 10.6 OZ. ...
when you buy TWO BOXES Betty Crocker® Create 'n' Bake Cookie Mix
when you buy TWO Betty Crocker® Ready to Spread Frosting, Supreme Brownie Mix, Dessert Bar Mix, SuperMoist® ...
See All Coupons
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_START
ENDECA_EXCLUDE_END
close