Turkey Meatballs

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Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
10 min 35 min 5
Turkey Meatballs
Health Highlights
Serve on top of zucchini noodles and marinara sauce!


1/4 tsp Black pepper (or to taste)
1/4 tsp Cayenne pepper (optional)
1 medium stalk(s) Celery (chopped finely)
1 tsp Cumin
2 medium Egg
454 gm Ground turkey, extra lean
1 1/2 tbsp Garlic powder
1 medium pepper(s) Green bell pepper (chopped finely)
3/4 cup Oats, large flakes, dry
2 tsp Olive Oil, Extra Virgin
1 tsp Oregano, dried
1/4 tsp Salt (or to taste)
1 medium Yellow onion (chopped finely)


1. Preheat the oven to 370 degrees.

2. Line a baking sheet with foil or parchment paper (for easy clean up) and drizzle a small amount of oil on the bottom.

3. Chop the vegetables into small pieces and mix all of the ingredients together in a large bowl.

4. Form the mixture with your hands into 6 balls (approx. the size of a tennis ball).

5. Place the turkey balls onto the baking sheet and drizzle them with a bit more oil.

6. Bake in the oven for 35 minutes, or until cooked through.



is a great source of lean protein

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 257
Calories from fat 62
Calories from saturated fat 14.9
Total Fat 6.9 g
Saturated Fat 1.7 g
Trans Fat 0.0 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1.6 g
Monounsaturated Fat 3.1 g
Cholesterol 121 mg
Sodium 216 mg
Potassium 530 mg
Total Carbohydrate 22.2 g
Dietary Fiber 3.5 g
Sugars 2.2 g
Protein 28.3 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion

Grain 0.8
Meat 1.0
Meat Alternative 0.2
Vegetables 0.9

Energy sources


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