Glazed Mini-Meatballs

Purchase:
Extra lean ground beef
Red onion
Egg
Currant jelly
 
Check pantry for:
Bread crumbs
Ground nutmeg
Salt
Ground black pepper

Suggested side items:
Mashed potatoes
Salad with tomato, cucumber and green onion

 

Serves 4 (about 8 meatballs per each)

1 lb. extra lean ground beef
½ small red onion, finely chopped
½ cup bread crumbs
1 egg
¼ tsp. ground nutmeg
¾ tsp. salt
? tsp. ground black pepper
½ cup currant jelly 

Combine the first 6 ingredients. Mix well. Shape into 1-inch balls and broil 5 to 6 minutes, until internal temperature of meat reaches 155 degrees. In a large skillet, heat ½ cup currant jelly; add the meatballs and toss to coat.

Per serving: 310 calories, 7 g fat, 26 g protein, 38 g carbohydrate,1 g  fiber, 620 mg sodium