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Healthy meatball recipes

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Tuck into a nourishing plate of meatballs with spaghetti, salad or spiced couscous. The whole family will love these healthy meatball recipes.

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  • Lighter spaghetti & meatballs

    Lighter spaghetti & meatballs

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.20 ratings

    Lentils make a low-fat addition to these minced pork patties for a healthier family favourite - still full of herby, garlicky flavour

  • Swedish meatballs served in a pan

    Swedish meatballs

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.11 ratings

    Cook pork mince meatballs and serve with classic lingonberry or cranberry sauce and spring greens for a healthy, low-calorie family meal

  • Cajun meatballs

    Cajun meatballs

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.12 ratings

    Love meatballs? Try this low-calorie recipe that uses turkey mince, served in a hot pepper sauce

  • Veggie meatballs with tomato courgetti

    Veggie meatballs with tomato courgetti

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.25 ratings

    Spiralize courgettes to make this healthier, gluten-free 'pasta' dish. The vegetarian meatballs use ground almonds instead of breadcrumbs to increase the protein

  • Healthy turkey meatballs

    Healthy turkey meatballs

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.27 ratings

    Swap beef mince and breadcrumbs with lean turkey and oats. Serve in a tomato sauce with pasta or potatoes. See the tip to make a vegetarian version - Penne with fennel & Parmesan.

  • A plate serving slow cooker meatballs with spaghetti

    Slow cooker meatballs

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.39 ratings

    Try these slow cooker meatballs for a tasty family meal. Turkey mince makes lighter meatballs which kids love. They also freeze well so you can batch cook

  • Pork, fennel & chilli meatballs

    Pork, fennel & chilli meatballs

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Serve these Mediterranean meaty bites on cocktail sticks next time you have guests

  • Spicy meatballs with chilli black beans

    Spicy meatballs with chilli black beans

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.93 ratings

    Give your favourite meatballs a healthy makeover with this low fat, low calorie, low GI recipe with turkey mince, black beans and avocado

  • Spicy meatball tagine with bulgur & chickpeas

    Spicy meatball tagine with bulgur & chickpeas

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.25 ratings

    Who knew meatballs could be 4 of your 5-a-day? This healthy tagine is full of flavour and low on fat, just make sure you choose a lean mince with 5% fat

  • A plate of beetroot and apple salad served with meatballs and a creamy sauce

    Swedish meatballs with beetroot & apple salad

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.16 ratings

    Grated courgette makes these lean pork meatballs extra juicy – serve with a creamy, herby sauce and a flavour-packed salad for a healthy, satisfying dinner

  • A saucepan with meatballs and sauce by a serving bowl with spaghetti

    Toddler recipe: Batch-cook mini pork & veg balls

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Try these toddler-friendly meatballs with tasty tomato sauce for your little one. Batch-cook and freeze them for easy, healthy dinners when you're busy

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