Meatball Hero Sandwich Recipe

This filling sandwich makes a great on-the-go meal!

Preparation Time

12 min.

Cooking Time

13 mins.

Serving Size



  • Appetizer
  • Pork
  • Del Monte Spaghetti Sauce



  • 350 g pork, ground
  • 1 Tbsp garlic
  • 2 Tbsp onion
  • 1 pc egg
  • 1/3 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1 Tbsp parsley
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper, black

  • 1 pouch DEL MONTE Sweet Style Spaghetti Sauce (250g)
  • - salt
  • - pepper
  • 7 pc hotdog bun
  • 7 slice cheese


1. Combine all ingredients for the meatballs. Mix well. Form every 1-1/2 Tbsp of mixture into balls. Deep-fry until golden brown. Slice each meatball in half.

2. Simmer DEL MONTE Sweet Style Spaghetti Sauce for 5 minutes. Add the meatballs, salt, and pepper to taste. Allow to simmer. Set aside.

3. In each hotdog bun half, place 4 halves of meatballs and 2 tablespoon of sauce. Top with cheese and toast for 1 minute or until cheese melts.

Lusog Notes

This dish is a good source of calcium and iron. Calcium is essential for bone health while iron is important for normal metabolism.

Chef`s Tip

For added texture, you may opt to toast the bread with a little butter before topping with the sauce and meatballs.

Cooking Skills Needed

  • Slicing
  • Deep Frying

Cooking Tools Needed

  • Chopping Board
  • Mixing Bowl