Recipe: Sweet and Sour Turkey Meatballs

The perfect appetizer for your next shindig

Recipe: Sweet and Sour Meatballs

These too-easy sweet and sour meatballs are the perfect appetizer for your next party. This recipe uses ground turkey breast instead of regular 80% lean ground beef, cutting down the calories, fat and saturated fat. Ground turkey will make your meatballs more tender and tastier. Bonus: they’re kid-pleasing too!

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2 lbs ground turkey breast
2 eggs
1 cup oatmeal, grind with food processor
½ cup plain fat-free Greek yogurt
¾ tsp salt

1 cup ketchup
¼ cup sugar substitute
1 Tbsp vinegar
1 Tbsp yellow mustard
¼ tsp salt


  1. Mix together meatball ingredients. Shape into 2” balls. Put in large baking dish.
  2. Mix sauce ingredients together. Spoon over meatballs.
  3. Bake at 350°F for 1 hour.

Nutritional Information

Makes about 36 meatballs
Serving size: 3 meatballs

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Calories: 150
Protein: 22 g
Carbohydrate: 12 g
Dietary Fiber: 1 g
Total Fat: 1.5 g
Saturated Fat: 0 g
Trans Fat: 0 g
Sugar: 6 g
Sodium: 540 mg

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