Tired of the same old meatballs? Probably not, because if meat's your thing, then meatballs are pretty darn delicious. But if you are ready for a little something different, then check out these 15 mouthwatering recipes for everything from turkey and chicken meatballs to eggplant and lentil "meatballs."
If you think turkey is bland and boring, think again. Try Life's Ambrosia's recipe for teriyaki turkey meatballs. Serve as appetizers or over jasmine rice for a main dish.
Recipe Renovator browns these babies in coconut oil (yum!) before popping them in the slow cooker with some chunky tomato sauce. These meatballs are paleo-friendly and low in sodium.
Hugs and Cookies XOXO features this recipe for baked asiago meatballs that you can then use to make baked meatball parmigiana. Mmm, cheesy and decadent!
If you want a twist on the usual meatball parm sub, then check out Mom on Time Out's recipe for Tuscan chicken meatball sandwiches. Thanks to the garlic, sun-dried tomatoes and parmesan cheese, these meatballs are packed with flavor.
We are huge fans of convenience, so we love this recipe from Family Fresh Meals that puts the slow cooker to good use. Make a bunch and freeze them for later use, and serve over noodles or rice.
We were intrigued by Cooking in Stilettos' recipe for southern meatballs. What makes them southern? Apparently the grape jelly.
We absolutely must include Swedish meatballs in a roundup like this one. We especially like this recipe from Julie's Eats and Treats because you can throw them in the slow cooker and enjoy at your leisure.
Tasty Kitchen had us at "bourbon," to be quite honest. You don't need to wait for a holiday to hit before making these.
Gimme Some Oven brings it with this flavorful, mouthwatering recipe for Asian meatballs that includes soy and hoisin sauces, rice vinegar and ground ginger. Nom, nom and may we add: Nom!
Who says that meat is a required ingredient just because they're called meatballs, eh? Cookie and Kate's recipe for, erm, veggieballs, are perfect for your vegetarian friends or for Meatless Mondays.
Diethood's recipe for these veggieballs calls for potatoes, carrots, onions and spices. Serve with a side of yogurt sauce to enhance that flavor combo.
Hey, we couldn't leave our vegan friends out. Skinny Taste's recipe for eggplant meatballs is also a little easier on the waistline, and therefore, ideal for omnivores who are watching what they eat.
STL Cooks offers this Hawaiian take on meatballs that had us lining up for seconds. And yes, these have actual meat in them.
If you don't know what to do with all that quinoa, then you may want to try this recipe from The Small Boston Kitchen.
The Pickled Plum's recipe for Vietnamese beef meatballs includes fish sauce, ginger and Thai chili for a spicy kick bursting with delightful flavors that complement one another.
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