Slow Cooker Meatball Stew

September 12, 2022 By: Comments
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5 Minutes
6-8 hours
This budget-friendly stew saves you time and money by swapping out traditional cuts of beef with frozen meatballs. Serve up plenty of savory goodness, at the best price possible, by shopping on-sale ingredients in this week’s flyer and choosing trusted items from our brands including Food Lion, Nature’s Promise and Taste of Inspirations. This recipe serves six, so be sure to make a double batch for the freezer or leftovers to stretch your budget even further!


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  1. Add the meatballs, onion, garlic, carrots, potatoes, peas, thyme, broth, water and tomato paste to the slow cooker and mix to combine.
  2. Cover and cook on low for 6-8 hours or on high for 3-4 hours.
  3. Ladle into serving bowls and sprinkle with chopped parsley.

Recipe Tip: Serve over cooked pasta for a delicious Italian meal!