Greek Meatballs Recipe

Greek Meatballs Recipe
These Greek meatballs are extraordinary for a gathering hors d'oeuvre! They're made with sheep and a bunch of seasonings (orange pizzazz! mint! garlic!), and folded into flawless little nibbles. Eat with toothpicks and serve some yogurt plunging sauce as an afterthought.

Planning time: 10 minutes - Cook time: 20 minutes - Yield: Makes around 20 meatballs

Meatballs can likewise be cooked ahead, refrigerated and warmed in the microwave on high for 2 minutes.


1 tablespoon additional virgin olive oil

1 clove garlic, minced

1 hot bean stew pepper (jalapeño, serrano, or other hot bean stew pepper), seeded and minced

1 expansive shallot, minced

1 pound ground sheep

4 ounces salt pork or bacon, ground or finely minced

Pizzazz of 1 orange

2 tablespoons slashed mint

Naturally ground dark pepper

Greek yogurt for plunging

Steps to Make It

1-Soften shallots, bean stew pepper, garlic: Heat a little container over medium warmth and include oil, minced garlic, stew pepper, and shallot, and cook for 1 minute, at that point let cool.

2-Make meatball blend: Meanwhile, disintegrate sheep into a vast bowl. Uniformly dissipate the salt pork (or bacon), orange pizzazz and mint over sheep, and season with pepper. Sprinkle the cooled garlic blend over sheep. Delicately blend until simply joined

3-Form the meatball blend into 1/4-inch balls: Transfer to a plate or sheet container.

4-Cook the meatballs: Heat a vast cast iron container over medium to medium high warmth.
Working in groups if important to forestall swarming, cook meatballs on all sides until seared and cooked through, 8 to 10 minutes.

5-Serve warm with toothpicks or sticks with Greek yogurt.