Meatballs With Fennel and Polenta
- 20 Easy Meatballs
- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 large bulb fennel, thinly sliced
- 1 pint grape tomatoes, halved
- 3/4 cup white wine
- kosher salt and black pepper
- 1 cup instant polenta
- 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
- 1/4 cup grated Parmesan
- 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
Adapted from realsimple.com
1.Cook the meatballs according to the recipe directions.
2.Meanwhile, heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the fennel and cook until tender, 5 to 7 minutes.
3.Add the meatballs, tomatoes, and wine; season with ¾ teaspoon salt and ¼ teaspoon pepper. Cook until the tomatoes begin to burst, 7 to 9 minutes.
4.Meanwhile, cook the polenta according to the package directions; stir in the butter. Serve the meatballs over the polenta and sprinkle with the Parmesan and parsley.