Scary Spaghetti Recipe: "Eyeball" Spaghetti Will Delight Your Family on Halloween Night by Chef Gigi Gaggero, Our 30Seconds Resident Chef

Holidays
a month ago
Scary Spaghetti Recipe: "Eyeball" Spaghetti Will Delight Your Family on Halloween Night

For Halloween, anything goes – even eyeballs in your spaghetti! Kids will love this ghoulish pasta dish from our friends at Delish. Serve with garlic bread and a salad

Cuisine: Italian
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 4

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground beef 
  • 1/2 medium onion, finely chopped 
  • 1/4 cup panko
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced 
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley 
  • 1 large egg, beaten 
  • 1 pound spaghetti 
  • 1 1/2 cups marinara sauce, warmed 
  • mozzarella cheese, sliced into thin rounds 
  • black olives, sliced crosswise into rounds

Here's how to make it:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F and line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment. 
  2. In a large bowl, add beef, onion, panko, garlic, parsley and egg. Season generously with salt and pepper.
  3. Mix ingredients together with a rubber spatula or your hands until well combined, then shape into 1-inch balls. Place onto the baking sheet. Bake meatballs for about 13 minutes, and then to each meatball, add a piece of cheese and olive to create “eyeballs.” Bake until cheese is melted, about 2 additional minutes. 
  4. Meanwhile, cook noodles according to package directions until al dente. Drain and transfer to platter.
  5. Pour the warm marinara sauce over spaghetti and scatter with meatballs.

Recipe and photo courtesy of Delish.

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community and follow us on Facebook to get recipes in your newsfeed daily. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Fun Fall & Halloween Side Dish Recipe: Easy Roasted Cinnamon Sweet Potato "Jack 'o Lanterns"

Halloween Potato Ghosts Recipe: Make Mashed Potato Ghosts for Halloween Dinner

Jack 'O Lantern Taco Stuffed Peppers Recipe: Carve Out Some Time to Make This Fun Halloween Recipe

Creamy Olive Hummus Recipe: This Halloween Hummus Recipe Is a Spooky & Healthy Snack

Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
This is spooktacular! Scary spaghetti, for sure, Chef Gigi Gaggero !
Friendship
What a fun idea! 👻

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Simple Fried Chicken Recipe: The Best Recipe for Classic Skillet-fried Chicken

Baked Ham Recipe With Pineapple: Skip the Expensive Honey-Baked Ham & Try This No-Fail Holiday Ham Recipe

Quick Chicken & Vegetables Recipe With Pasta: This Easy Chicken Recipe Puts a Twist on Asian Stir-frys

Easy German Sauerbraten Recipe: This Classic Sauerbraten Recipe Is Comfort Food German Style

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!