Devilishly Divine Creamy Tomato Sauce with Meatballs

Devilishly Divine Creamy Tomato Sauce with Meatballs

15 mins
20 mins
12 servings (two 6-serving meals)

Devilishly Divine Creamy Tomato Sauce with Meatballs is excellent served over the pasta of your choice. It gets some extra spark from red pepper flakes and the turkey sausage meatballs are easy to prepare.

Feed your family twice, but only cook once! This recipe is already doubled. Just serve your family half and freeze the rest.


  • 2 lbs. turkey sausage, uncooked, casings removed
  • 1 cup plain dry breadcrumbs
  • 2 jars (26 fl. oz. each) prepared marinara sauce
  • 1 can (12 fl. oz.) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 3/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1 lb. dry spaghetti or pasta of your choice, cooked, kept warm
  • Chopped fresh parsley (optional)


PREHEAT oven to 350º F. Line baking sheet with sides with foil.

COMBINE sausage and breadcrumbs in large bowl. Form mixture into 60, 1-inch meatballs. Place on prepared baking sheet.

BAKE for 15 minutes or until no longer pink. Drain meatballs on papertowel-lined plates.

MEANWHILE, COMBINE marinara sauce, evaporated milk and red pepper flakes in large saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes or until simmering. Add meatballs; stir.

SERVE half the sauce and meatballs over cooked spaghetti. Top with parsley, if desired.

• Freeze the remaining sauce and meatballs for another meal. Thaw in refrigerator and reheat in microwave or on stovetop. Serve with pasta of your choice.

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Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size
    1/12 servings (two 6-serving meals) of recipe
  • Calories 410
  • Calories from Fat 110

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 12g 18%
  • Saturated Fat 3.5g 18%
  • Cholesterol 65mg 22%
  • Sodium 1060mg 44%
  • Carbohydrates 49g 16%
  • Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
  • Sugars 11g
  • Protein 24g
  • Vitamin A 20%
  • Vitamin C 6%
  • Calcium 20%
  • Iron 20%

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