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Amanda Littleton of Wellthie Life
 
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Spicy Leek Meatballs


Prep Time

15 minutes

Prep Notes

n/a

Cooking Time

15 minutes

Yields

4 servings

Ingredients

1 pound organic lean ground turkey or ground beef
1 1/2 cups minced leeks (white and light green part only, about one bunch)
2 fresh chili peppers, minced
1 tbsp fresh ginger, minced
2 tbsps coconut or chickpea flour
2 tbsps sesame oil
Sea salt and black pepper to taste

Directions

  1. Place all the ingredients in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Knead well by hand until the ingredients are thoroughly combined.
  3. Divide the mixture into 10 to 12 equal portions, about 1/4 cup each. Roll each portion into a ball.
  4. Heat the cooking oil in a large nonstick pan over medium-high heat.
  5. Add meatballs and pan-fry, covered, turning occasionally until browned on all sides and cooked through, about 10 minutes.
  6. Drain on paper towel.
  7. Serve warm.

Notes

  • Serve over a bed of simple steamed greens.