And of course, there’s plenty of caramelised onions. Combine the mince, onion, carrot, celery, fennel seeds, chillies, breadcrumbs and egg in a mixing bowl; season well. We’ve given turkey meatballs a spicy update with the addition of harissa paste. Give it up for this crowd-pleasing creamy pasta dish! Tender pork and ricotta meatballs are… Give meatballs a flavour boost by adding spicy ‘nduja sausage.

Meanwhile, heat a pouch of ready-to-eat freekeh or other grain and tip into a bowl. Divide between two bowls and top with the meatballs, a dollop of greek yogurt and more herbs. Place all of the meatball ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Add ¾ teaspoon of salt and plenty of black pepper and mix well with your hands. Form into balls about the same size as ping-pong balls. Heat 1 tablespoon of the olive oil in an extra-large frying pan for which you have a lid.

For example, skinless, white meat is where you will find the most protein, usually found in the breast of the bird. Shape mixture into small, round balls. Place on a clean plate, cover and store in the fridge for 2 hours .

Truly Soft – No false promises here! These meatballs are truly soft and delicious. If you’re trying to decide which product to choose, check to see if there’s a nutrition label on the front of the pack.

In both instances these values are just for guidance. Please check out my FAQ Page for more info. Broil under the grill on high for around 6-10 minutes or until golden brown on the outside. Flip once half way and shake a couple of times to ensure an even coverage.

If you’re looking for ways to spice up your routine chicken dinners, look no further! This chicken dish is EVERYTHING. It has a kick from the homemade kung pao sauce , and it tastes delicious served over rice. We think everything can be improved by adding meatballs to it. It turns an appetiser soup into a full meal, and don’t worry, we added even more cheese to it. Gruyère goes into the meatballs and then the whole thing gets topped with more of it before serving.

Admittedly in the early days of my cooking I saw myself as a meatball connoisseur, because I could make meatballs that weren’t dry. But in hindsight, they may not have been dry, but they certainly weren’t gorgeously soft and juicy either. Thus in recent times I’ve made it my mission to master the art of melt in your mouth meatballs (). There really is nothing more disappointing in life than biting into a meatball and it being tough and dry.