Print Options:

Paleo Pizza Turkey Meatballs

Yields1 ServingPrep Time15 minsCook Time20 minsTotal Time35 mins

Doing a paleo meal prep? These Paleo Pizza Turkey Meatballs are easy, flavorful, and full of veggies! Serve with zucchini noodles and paleo-friendly pasta sauce for a quick, comforting dinner.

INGREDIENTS
 1 pound Italian turkey sausage
 ¼ cup mushrooms, finely diced
 2 tbsp white onion, finely diced
 2 tbsp roasted red peppers, finely diced
 2 tbsp black olives, finely diced
 1 tsp Italian seasoning
 ¼ tsp salt
 ⅛ tsp black pepper
 2 tsp avocado oil (or cooking oil of choice)
INSTRUCTIONS
1

Preheat oven to 350F. Line a rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper or aluminum foil.

2

In a large mixing bowl, combine Italian turkey sausage, mushrooms, onions, roasted red peppers, black olives, Italian seasoning, salt, and black pepper until well combined. Take heaping tablespoonfuls and shape into balls.

3

Heat 1 tsp avocado oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Brown half the meatballs on all sides and transfer to the prepared baking sheet. Heat remaining tsp avocado oil and brown remaining meatballs; transfer to the baking sheet.

4

Bake about 15 minutes, until a meat thermometer reads 165F in the center of the meatballs.

Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving
Calories 256
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 15g24%

Saturated Fat 3g15%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 104mg35%
Sodium 931mg39%
Total Carbohydrate 2g1%

Dietary Fiber 1g4%
Sugars 1g
Protein 28g57%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.