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Sweet Chicken Meatballs Recipe

Photo source: Grandmother's Kitchen

This sweet chicken meatball recipe has a sweet chili sauce that is bursting with flavor.

Ingredients

1 1/4 lbs ground chicken
1 small onion, finely chopped
1/2 cup breadcrumbs
1/3 cup sweet chili sauce
1/2 cup freshly grated parmesan cheese
1/2 red sweet pepper, finely chopped
1/2 sweet yellow pepper, finely chopped
1 (454g) can diced tomatoes

(Makes about 30 meatballs)

Directions

Place all the ingredients into a large mixing except red and yellow peppers and canned tomatoes.

Stir together, using a wooden spoon.

Cover with plastic wrap and place into the refrigerate for an hour.

Form 2 inch balls using your hands. If the mixture is too dry, then add a bit more sweet chili sauce.

If it is too wet then add a bit more bread crumbs.

Place the meatballs onto a plate as you make them.

Lightly oil a and heat a large frying pan over medium heat. Add the meatballs and cook, turning occasionally until cooked through.

Remove meatballs into a bowl.

Add the red and yellow peppers to the frying pan and cook for a few minutes until tender. Add the diced tomatoes and simmer for 5 minutes.

Return the meatballs to the frying pan, bring to a boil then turn down and let simmer for 5 minutes.

Serve with freshly grated parmesan cheese if desired.

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