Meatball Hero Sandwich Recipe

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


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Preparation Time

12 mins.

Cooking Time

13 mins.

Serving Size




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


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

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