Spaghetti and Pork Meatballs

Posted on December 07, 2020

A Plant-Based twist on an all time favourite, this recipe will have you coming back for seconds!

Prep time: 20 minutes
Cook time: 20 minutes
Serves: 4


  • 3 Tbsp olive oil
  • 14 oz dried spaghetti

 For the pork:

  • 1 packet Deliciou Plant-Based Pork
  • 1 cup (8 fl oz) chilled water
  • 1 Tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 small onion, grated
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • ½ cup fresh parsley, finely chopped
  • 2 Tbsp all purpose flour
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

For the sauce:

  • 1 small onion, finely diced
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 24 oz tomato sauce/puree
  • ½ cup water
  • 3 tsp dried Italian herbs
  • 1 tsp chilli pepper flakes, optional
  • Salt and pepper, to taste

To serve:

  • Deliciou Vegan Cheese Seasoning
  • Fresh parsley


  1. Combine all pork ingredients in a large bowl and mix well. Shape mixture into meatballs. If time allows, cover and refrigerate for 20 mins.
  2. Meanwhile, bring a large saucepan of salted water to the boil and cook the pasta according to the packet instructions, then drain.
  3. Heat 1 Tbsp oil in a large frypan over medium-high heat and fry the meatballs until golden brown. Set aside.
  4. In the same frypan, over medium heat, add remaining oil, onion and garlic and sauté until translucent.
  5. Add remaining sauce ingredients and bring to a simmer, cooking for 5-6 mins until thickened slightly. Add the meatballs into the sauce and stir to coat.
  6. To serve, divide pasta between 4 bowls and top with meatballs and sauce. Garnish with nutritional yeast flakes or Deliciou Vegan Cheese Seasoning and parsley. Enjoy!

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  • Tiffany Gilliam: September 19, 2021

    This was so good! I used our favorite jar spaghetti sauce but followed the rest of the recipe as written.

  • Tracey Pascarella: May 04, 2021

    I made these the way I used to make Meat balls! The best!!! Made w onion, garlic, egg substitute, seasoning and bread crumbs. Browned in oil the placed in homemade sauce.

  • Rose-Anne : April 29, 2021

    Looks wonderful

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