Turkey meatballs with creamy lemon pasta

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Turkey meatballs with creamy lemon pasta
Turkey meatballs with creamy lemon pasta
Servings:Serves 4
Calories per serving:592
Ready in:25 minutes
Prep. time:10 minutes
Cook time:15 minutes
Recipe author:Chef
First published:25th October 2012

These meatballs are healthy, tasty and easy to make.


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  1. Add the lemon zest, turkey mince, salt and pepper to a bolw and mix well with clean hands.
  2. Form into 20 balls, (slightly smaller than a ping-pong ball)
  3. Fry in olive oil for 12 to 15 minutes, turning regularly.
  4. Meanwhile cook the pasta as instructed on the pack - fresh pasta normally only needs 3 or 4 minutes - it changes visually once it is cooked.
  5. Dress the pasta with lemon juice and crème fraîche and seasoning
  6. Stir in 50g of the rocket leaves and allow it to wilt.

Serving suggestions

Serve with fresh salad leaves

Recipe source

  • Inspiration from a Waitrose recipe card


Make your own pasta from scratch

A 2 minute step-by-step video showing how to make pasta dough from 2 eggs, 100g of flour and a food mixer.

The normal (non-Youtube) recipe for home-made pasta is here if you prefer.

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