Mini Turkey Meatballs With a Fresh Couscous Salad

Total Time
10 mins
10 mins

We have been eating a lot of turkey over the last few years instead of beef, and I developed this recipe to fill some of my mediterranean tastes one night.

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  1. Cook couscous according to package instructions.
  2. Combine couscous with scallions, tomatoes, cucumber, lemon juice, lemon zest, parsley, garbanzo beans and 1 TBS olive oil. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Mix ground turkey with cumin, cinnamon, oregano, and salt & pepper to season. Shape into small meatballs.
  4. Heat a large skillet with 2 TBS olive oil to medium high heat. Add meatballs and cook until desired doneness. About 4-5 minutes on all sides.
  5. Serve Meatballs with the Couscous salad. Garnish with a sprinkling of parsley, olives, or feta cheese if you prefer.