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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 36
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 33.4
  • Total Fat: 0.9 g
  • Cholesterol: 8.9 mg
  • Sodium: 40.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 3.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 2.8 g

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Moroccan turkey meatballs



Introduction

Serve these meatballs , speared on cocktail picks, as a party appetizer, or as a main dish on top of cous cous, rice or noodles. Serve these meatballs , speared on cocktail picks, as a party appetizer, or as a main dish on top of cous cous, rice or noodles.
Number of Servings: 36

Ingredients

    12 garlic cloves, halved
    several dashes Tabasco sauce
    1/3 c. honey
    1/2 t. sesame oil
    1 egg white, beaten
    1/3 c. quick cooking rolled oats
    1/2 t. salt
    3 T. grated fresh ginger
    1/2 c. apricot preserves
    2 t. finely shredded lemon peel
    1/3 c. rice vinigar
    1/3 c. finely chopped green or red sweet pepper
    1 lb. lean ground turkey

Directions

Sauce: In a blender combine garlic, ginger, Tabasco, preserves, honey , lemon peel, sesame oil and vinigar. Cover and blend until smooth. Set aside.
preheat oven to 375 degrees F. In a medium bowl, combine egg white, sweet pepper, oats, salt and 1/3 c. of the sauce. Add turkey, mix well. Shape into 1-1/2 inch balls. Arrange balls on a 15x10x1 baking pan.
Bake uncovered, in preheated oven for 15 minutes or until thoroughly cooked. Brush with some of the remaining sauce and bake 5 minutes more until golden brown and glazed. Remove from oven, and drain on paper towels. Cook remaining sauce in a saucepan until heated through and slightly thickened. Serve sauce over meatballs.

Serving Size: makes 36 1-1/2 inch meatballs

Number of Servings: 36

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user GODISSOGOOD2ME.






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