Saucy Teriyaki Meatballs
Saucy Teriyaki Meatballs are the perfect blend of sweet and savory flavors. These succulent meatballs bathed in a luscious teriyaki sauce are a crowd-pleaser that will leave everyone craving for more. Whether you’re serving them as an appetizer at a party or as a main course for a family dinner, they are sure to be a hit.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
- 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
- 1/4 cup milk
- 1/4 cup soy sauce
- 2 tablespoons brown sugar
- 1 clove garlic, minced
- 1/2 teaspoon grated fresh ginger
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 cup water
- 1 tablespoon cornstarch
- Sesame seeds and chopped green onions for garnish
- In a large mixing bowl, combine the ground beef, breadcrumbs, chopped onion, milk, and a pinch of salt and pepper. Mix well and form the mixture into small meatballs.
- Heat a skillet over medium heat and add the meatballs. Cook until browned on all sides and cooked through, about 10 minutes. Remove them from the skillet and set aside.
- In the same skillet, add soy sauce, brown sugar, minced garlic, grated ginger, and the remaining salt and pepper. Stir well and bring it to a simmer.
- In a separate small bowl, whisk together water and cornstarch until smooth. Pour this mixture into the skillet with the sauce and stir until the sauce thickens.
- Return the meatballs to the skillet and coat them with the teriyaki sauce. Let them simmer in the sauce for another 5 minutes, allowing the flavors to meld.
- Serve the Saucy Teriyaki Meatballs hot, garnished with sesame seeds and chopped green onions. They are perfect as an appetizer or served over steamed rice for a delicious meal.
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
These Saucy Teriyaki Meatballs are a delightful combination of savory meatballs and a sweet teriyaki glaze. They are quick to make and disappear even faster!
Nutrition: Calories – 320kcal, Carbohydrates – 18g, Protein – 24g, Fat – 18g, Saturated Fat – 7g, Cholesterol – 81mg, Sodium – 1085mg, Potassium – 384mg, Fiber – 1g, Sugar – 6g, Vitamin A – 30IU, Vitamin C – 1mg, Calcium – 49mg, Iron – 3mg
Saucy Teriyaki Meatballs are a delicious treat that will satisfy your taste buds and leave you craving for more. The juicy meatballs, coated in that irresistible teriyaki sauce, make for a perfect appetizer or a main course. Whether you’re hosting a party or simply want to enjoy a flavorful meal, these meatballs are the way to go. So, roll up your sleeves, grab your apron, and let’s get cooking these Saucy Teriyaki Meatballs that are sure to become a family favorite!