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1 hours 9 minutes total

Look no further than this alternative recipe for spaghetti and meatballs! This dish is perfect for any gathering or family dinner. So grab your ingredients and get ready to enjoy a delicious meal!



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Serves 4

1 box Barilla® Gluten Free Spaghetti
2 tbs Extra virgin olive oil
1 Small onion, chopped
1 or 2  cloves Garlic, chopped tbc
1 can (28 oz) San Marzano tomatoes


2 tbs Olive oil
1 Small onion, diced
9 oz Kidney beans
2 tbsv Gluten-free soy sauce
2/3 cup Gluten-free bread crumbs
1 tbs Tomato paste
1 tbs Fresh parsley, chopped
1 tbs Fresh oregano, chopped
15 leaves Basil, chopped
To taste Salt and pepper


Individuals with allergies or specific dietary concerns should verify that the ingredients they utilize for the recipes comply with their restrictions. *Such a line meets the VEGAN, GLUTEN FREE, LACTOSE-FREE AND KOSHER needs


Step 1

Here are the 4 easy steps for an all-inclusive spaghetti and meatballs recipe:

Step 2

Here are the 4 easy steps for an all-inclusive spaghetti and meatballs recipe: In a saucepot gently fry onion with olive oil for five minutes, add 1 clove of chopped garlic, keep sautéing and one minute later add crushed tomatoes. Add less than one cup of water, salt and pepper and bring to simmer.

  • Onion
  • Olive oil
  • Garlic
  • Crushed tomatoes
  • Salt
  • Pepper

Step 3

Fry the onion in a pan with hot oil. Once cooked, set aside. In a blender mix kidney beans, soy sauce, tomato concentrate. Make sure to blend by short pulse, you do not want a puree like consistency but a coarser one. Transfer in a bowl adding the cooked onion, all the herbs and breadcrumbs. Mix and when all comes together shape 2,5 cm size meatballs. Add the meatballs to tomato sauce, simmer until thoroughly cooked, about 15 minutes.

  • kidney beans
  • soy sauce
  • tomato concentrate
  • hot oil
  • herbs
  • breadcrumbs

Step 4

Cook pasta according to directions. Drain and toss with meatballs sauce.

  • Pasta

Step 5

Finish with sliced basil and a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil before serving.

  • Basil
  • Extra virgin oil

Passive cooking

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In conclusion, this alternative spaghetti and beans meatballs recipe is a perfect choice for those who have dietary restrictions or preferences. It is gluten-free, lactose-free, kosher, and vegan, making it suitable for more people to enjoy. The combination of flavorful meatballs and delicious spaghetti cooked in a rich tomato sauce is sure to satisfy your taste buds. Enjoy!

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  • Pack size 500 g