Best Ever Sweet & Sour Chicken Meatballs

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Ocean~Ivy

This is a incredible recipe! It is a restaurant style recipe and although the long list of ingredients looks quite long, I promise you, it is easy to make and wonderful! 8)

Top Review by jagu patel

This was a great recipe. However, I just added some soy sauce and hot sauce. Also a little extra salt and red pepper. Other than that it was great. Thanks!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat olive oil in large skillet; add onion, green pepper and carrot. Cook 5 minutes until onion is softened.
  2. Stir in broth, tomato sauce, brown sugar, white vinegar, pineapple with juice, and ketchup.
  3. Simmer 10 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
  4. While that's cooking, soak bread in milk in large bowl until milk is absorbed.
  5. Mix together with chicken, zucchini, egg, salt, pepper and garlic powder.
  6. Shape 12 meatballs, approx 2 tablespoons mixture each.
  7. Drop meatballs into the simmering sauce, cook 15 minutes or until cooked through.
  8. Turn over once during cooking; remove from heat and stir in rice.
  9. Cover and let stand 5 minutes.
  10. Fluff rice with fork before serving.

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