Let your mouth water and fire up your taste buds for this delicious recipe! This savory rendition of classic meatballs lets you add some Greek flair to your dinner table by infusing the sensational taste of lamb with the smooth bite of feta. Using ingredients that can typically already be found in your pantry and staples from local butchers, impress everyone (including yourself!) by following this simple method!
Ingredients You'll Need:
1 lb ground lamb
1 small onion, diced
1/2 cup breadcrumbs
zest of one lemon
1/3 cup feta, crumbled
Combine meat, egg, breadcrumbs, onion, mint, lemon zest and S&P
Form into meatballs
Create a well with your thumb and stuff a small chunk of feta inside
Reseal and reform ball
Heat a heavy bottomed pan with a good glug of olive oil over medium heat.
Once oil is shimmering place the meatballs in the pan leaving plenty of space to allow them to brown
Turn frequently to ensure even browning
Garnish with more dried mint and lemon zest if desired
These delicious meatballs are excellent when served in a simple herb pasta, as an hors d'oeurve, or even with a side of rice and a green salad.
The possibilities are endless with how you would like to enjoy this mouth watering recipe!