Greek Meatballs in Tangy Tomato Sauce Recipe | Yummly

Greek Meatballs in Tangy Tomato Sauce

DIG IN WITH DANA
25Ingredients
80Minutes
60Calories
Read Directions
Add to Meal Planner

Add to Meal Planner

Ingredients

US|METRIC
  • 1 cup cooked rice (at room temperature, 5½ oz/160 gm)
  • 1/2 onion (medium)
  • 1 clove garlic (mashed*)
  • 1/4 cup Italian parsley leaves (chopped fresh, 2 oz/60 gm)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh mint leaves (chopped, 3 gm)
  • 1/8 teaspoon cinnamon (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
  • 1 large egg (lightly beaten)
  • 1 pound ground chuck (ground beef, or ¾ pound ground lamb or veal + ¼ pound ground pork)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil (to brown meatballs)
  • 4 cups tomato sauce (tangy, below, or ready made tomato sauce)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil (30 ml)
  • 28 ounces Italian tomatoes (or 6 medium tomatoes, peeled and chopped, 28 oz/760 gm)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons garlic (chopped or pressed, about 3 cloves)
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried basil (or oregano or ¾ teaspoon chopped fresh)
  • 1/3 cup capers (1¾ oz/50 gm)
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest (chopped, 1 large or 2 small lemons)
  • 3/4 cup dry white wine (6 oz/180 ml)
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 cup greek yogurt (thickened, or sour cream)
  • roast (optional)
  • meatballs (optional)
  • garlic (optional)
  • onions (optional)
  • Did you make this?
    Add All to Shopping List
    Add to Meal Planner

    NutritionView More

    60Calories
    Sodium9% DV210mg
    Fat5% DV3.5g
    Protein6% DV3g
    Carbs2% DV5g
    Fiber4% DV<1g
    Calories60Calories from Fat35
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat3.5g5%
    Saturated Fat1g5%
    Trans Fat0g
    Cholesterol10mg3%
    Sodium210mg9%
    Potassium160mg5%
    Protein3g6%
    Calories from Fat35
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate5g2%
    Dietary Fiber<1g4%
    Sugars3g6%
    Vitamin A8%
    Vitamin C6%
    Calcium2%
    Iron4%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    PlanShop