Maggi® So Juicy® Italian Meatballs

An exciting new way to make a family favourite! The special cooking bag enables the meatballs to cook in their own juices and our blend of Italian herbs and spices. The result is a delicious Italian meatballs coated in tasty tomato sauce - perfect on spaghetti!

Maggi® So Juicy® Italian Meatballs
  • Cooking

    35-40 minutes

  • Just add

    • 500g lean beef mince
    • 1 large red onion
    • 2 tomatoes
    • Tin chopped tomatoes (400g)
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Each serving (¼ total meal**) contains of an adult's Reference Intake (RI)*

  • Energy

    2312kJ / 548kcal or 27%

  • Fat

    10.6g or 15%

  • Saturates

    3.7g or 19%

  • Sugars

    12.3g or 14%

  • Salt

    1.76g or 29%

Energy per 100g**:593kJ/141kcal

Per 100g of seasoning

Nutrition Information Typical Values

Per 100g of seasoning
Energy 1281kJ
Energy (kcal) 303kcal
Fat 2.9g
of which saturates 0.4g
Carbohydrate 57.0g
of which sugars 20.6g
Fibre 6.4g
Protein 9.0g
Salt 14.30g

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Vegetables (Tomato (20%), Potato, Onion), Table Salt, Maize Starch, Sugar, Wheat Flour, Garlic (5%), Herbs and Spices (Black Pepper (0.9%), Basil (0.7%), Parsley, Oregano, Thyme, Rosemary), Yeast Extract, Flavourings, Sunflower Oil, Vinegar, Lemon Juice Concentrate. May contain egg, soya, milk, celery, mustard.

*Reference Intake of an average adult (8400kJ/2000kcal). Portions should be adjusted for children of different ages.

Cooking with So Juicy®

  1. Preheat oven to 180°C (160°C for fan oven), Gas Mark 4. Do not exceed this temperature. Remove and unfold the cooking bag from top of the sachet, keeping the red tie for later use. Add the seasoning from sachet into the bag. Roll the lean beef mince into 16-20 small balls and add to the bag, add the tin of chopped tomatoes and one sliced large red onion.

  2. Close the bag at the end using the red tie. Mix together by gently massaging the seasoning into the ingredients. Place the bag on its side into a large ovenproof dish, spreading out the ingredients. Do not pierce the bag. Place dish on the bottom shelf of the oven. The bag expands so ensure there is enough space between racks.

  3. Cook for 35-40 minutes. Remove from the oven leaving dish to stand for 2-3 minutes before opening - the steam will be very hot. Ensure that the meatballs are fully cooked through and piping hot. Enjoy the juicy Italian meatballs.

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