This recipe was one of the video recipes off of Facebook and I had to try it. I made a couple additions to the ingredients to suit my tastes but I have to say even without any changes this recipe is delicious! You can make these just for a lazy Sunday or for an appetizer to share at your next get together, I guarantee these will be a hit with everyone 😉 


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • ½ cup breadcrumbs
  • 1 egg
  • Salt and pepper
  • ½ cup onion (minced)
  • 3 garlic cloves (crushed)
  • ¼ cup parsley (chopped)
  • Thawed puff pastry (cut into 4-inch squares)
  • 16 oz of Shredded mozzarella
  • Egg wash
  • Tomato sauce
  • Basil as garnish
  • Grated Parmesan as garnish



  1. In a large mixing bowl combine ground beef, breadcrumbs, egg, salt and pepper, minced onion, garlic cloves and chopped parsley.
  2. Mix all the ingredients together well
  3. Form into 1 ½-inch balls and place on cookie sheet
  4. Broil for 7 to 10 minutes and remove from the oven
  5. Set aside until cool enough to handle about 10 minutes
  6. Preheat oven to 400°F.
  7. Flour your work surface.
  8. Start by placing a heaping tablespoon of shredded mozzarella onto center of pastry square
  9. Place a meatball on top of cheese.
  10. Wrap the puff pastry around the meatball.
  11. Place on parchment-lined baking sheet, seam side down.
  12. Brush with egg wash.
  13. Bake for 25 minutes.
  14. Serve with tomato sauce and garnish with basil and Parmesan


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