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Sweet and Sour Turkey Meatballs

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Ingredients
  Whole wheat bread slices 3 , torn into bite size pieces to make 1 cup
  Fat free milk/Soy milk 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Ground turkey breast 1 Pound
  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm), minced
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Freshly ground black pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Plum sauce 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Bottled)
  Pineapple juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Cider vinegar 2 Tablespoon
  Chinese five spice powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
Directions

Preheat the broiler.
In a medium bowl, combine the bread and milk and let stand for 10 minutes.
Add the turkey, garlic, salt, and pepper and stir just until blended Shape the mixture into 24 small meatballs (about 1") and arrange in an 11" X 7" baking pan.
In a medium bowl, combine the plum sauce, pineapple juice, vinegar, and five-spice powder until blended.
Pour the sauce over the meatballs.
Broil the meatballs, turning once, for 20 minutes, or until browned, glazed, and no longer pink.
Toss the meatballs in the pan glaze.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Fusion
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Braising
Ingredient: 
Turkey
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 149 Calories from Fat 16

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 2 g2.6%

Saturated Fat 0.17 g0.86%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 30.6 mg10.2%

Sodium 237.4 mg9.9%

Total Carbohydrates 13 g4.4%

Dietary Fiber 0.83 g3.3%

Sugars 5.6 g

Protein 21 g42.4%

Vitamin A 0.1% Vitamin C 9.2%

Calcium 4% Iron 8.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Sweet And Sour Turkey Meatballs Recipe