Asian Appetizer Meatballs
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 15
  • Servings: 16
  • Preparation Time: 30
  • 2 egg whites
  • - or -
  • 1 egg, slightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup Kellogg's® All-Bran® Bran Buds® cereal
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onions
  • 1/4 cup chile-garlic sauce, divided
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 tablespoon grated gingerroot
  • 1 1/4 pounds ground turkey
  • 1 jar (12 oz.) plum preserves, plum jam or apricot all-fruit spread
  • 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1/4 - 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper
DIRECTIONS
  1. 1. In medium bowl stir together egg whites, KELLOGG'S ALL-BRAN BRAN BUDS cereal, onions, 2 tablespoons of the chile-garlic sauce, cilantro and gingerroot. Add turkey. Mix well. Shape into forty-eight 1-inch meatballs. Place in 15 x 10 x 1-inch baking pan.
  2. 2. Bake at 400º F about 15 minutes or until no longer pink in center.
  3. 3. Meanwhile, in small saucepan combine plum preserves, vinegar, remaining 2 tablespoons chile-garlic sauce, water and red pepper. Cook and stir over low heat until hot. Remove from heat. (Stir in additional 1 to 2 tablespoons of water to thin glaze, if necessary.)
  4. 4. In chafing dish or large bowl combine meatballs and plum mixture. Serve with cocktail picks or small forks.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
A spicy, hot-and-sweet plum sauce glazes these baked, turkey meatballs.