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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 35
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 41.9
  • Total Fat: 1.7 g
  • Cholesterol: 19.8 mg
  • Sodium: 164.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 2.3 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.3 g
  • Protein: 4.4 g

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Light Turkey Meatballs

Submitted by: LMWST36

Introduction

These make good additions to pasta sauce, as well as for meatball sandwiches. These make good additions to pasta sauce, as well as for meatball sandwiches.
Number of Servings: 35

Ingredients

    3 slices whole wheat bread
    1/4 cup non-fat milk
    1.5 pounds ground turkey breast
    3 scallions, finely chopped
    2 smal garlic cloves, minced
    2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
    1 large egg
    coarse salt and ground pepper

Directions

1. Place bread in food processor; pulse until fine crumbs form. In a small bowl, mix breadcrumbs with milk; set aside at least 5 minutes.

2. In a large bowl, combine turkey, scallions, garlic, parsley, egg, 1.5 teaspoons salt, 1/2 teaspoon pepper, and breadcrumb mixture; mix gently with a fork.

3. With hands, form mixture into balls, equal to 2 level tablespoons; arrange in a single layer on a rimmed baking sheet lined with parchment paper.

TO FREEZE: Place baking sheet with meatballs in freezer, and freeze for 1 hour to set their shape; transfer frozen meatballs to an airtight container or resealable plastic bag, and freeze for up to 3 months.

Number of Servings: 35

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user LMWST36.






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