Ana Quincoces - Skinny Latina Asian Inspired Turkey Meatballs Recipe

Image of turkey meatballs dish.
In a Nutshell
Prep 10 mins
Cook 13 mins
Total Time 23 mins
What You’ll Make

Turkey Meatballs are quickly becoming a favorite amongst foodies. This recipe features a delicious Asian Inspired twist. Discover how to make this simple dish at home.

by Ana Quincoces


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Turkey Meatball Ingredients

  • 16 ounces ground turkey
  • 1/2 cup Panko bread crumbs
  • 1 large egg
  • 3 tablespoons finely chopped cilantro
  • 3 tablespoons sliced green onions
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon toasted sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon freshly grated ginger
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3 tablespoons Skinny Latina Marinade
  • 2 tablespoons low sodium soy sauce

Dipping Sauce Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 tablespoon raw sugar or honey
  • 1 tablespoon Skinny Latina Marinade
  • 3 tablespoons low sodium soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tablespoon finely sliced green onion
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated ginger
  • 1 tablespoon Skinny Latina Hot Sauce




Preheat the oven to 400 degrees and line a sheet pan with aluminum foil and coat with a little olive oil.

Side view of the turkey meatballs and dipping sauce


Combine Ingredients

Combine all ingredients for the meatballs in a mixing bowl and mix until well combined.

Three turkey meatballs sitting on a bed of rice


Prepare Meatballs

Roll the meatballs into balls that are 1 1/4 inches. Place on the sheet pan and bake for 11-13 minutes or until the meatballs are cooked through.


Combine Sauce Ingredients

While the meatballs are cooking, combine all the ingredients for the sauce in a small bowl and stir well.

Top view of the turkey meatballs and dipping sauce


Serving the Meatballs

Once the meatballs are done cooking, transfer them to a mixing bowl and pour the sauce over them or serve as a dipping sauce on the side. Serve with jasmine rice or over stir fried noodles.


Kitchen Tools

  • Sheet Pan
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Mixing Bowl
  • Small Bowl