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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 21
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 115.7
  • Total Fat: 8.8 g
  • Cholesterol: 31.8 mg
  • Sodium: 139.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 0.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.2 g
  • Protein: 7.7 g

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Kofte (Turkish Meatballs)


Great tasting Turkish Beef Recipe. Great tasting Turkish Beef Recipe.
Number of Servings: 21


    2 lb ground beef
    1 tsp salt
    1 onion, grated or finely chopped
    3 cloves of garlic minced
    cup fresh parsley, finely chopped
    tsp thyme
    tsp cumin
    tsp black pepper
    tsp crushed red pepper


Combine all the ingredients in a mixing bowl. Knead until the ground beef absorbs the ingredients.
Grab egg size or bigger pieces and make balls rolling them in between your palms. Then, flatten the meat balls as seen in the picture.
Cook both sides over the grill until they get browned.

Serving Size: Makes 21 Kofte.

Number of Servings: 21

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user CARLAVK.

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