Above view of turkey meatball appetizer on a serving plate next to a homemade spicy peanut sauce

Sesame Turkey Meatballs with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Make this delicious meatball appetizer recipe with a spicy peanut sauce!

Recipe By: Madeline
Prep: 10 minutesCook: 30 minutesTotal: 40 minutes
Servings: 6 servings 1x


Meatball ingredients

  • 1 lb ground turkey
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 cup almond flour
  • 2 tbsp sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp coconut aminos or soy sauce
  • 1/2 tsp ginger powder
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp crushed red pepper
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • Sliced green onion for garnish

Spicy Peanut Sauce ingredients


  1. Preheat oven to 400F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper
  2. Combine all meatball ingredients in a large mixing bowl until thoroughly combined. Using wet hands, roll the batter into 16 small meatballs and place on a lined baking sheet in an even layer.
  3. Place in the oven and bake at 400F for 30 minutes. While the meatballs bake, mix together the sauce by combining all the sauce ingredients in a small bowl until smooth.
  4. Remove the meatballs from the oven and allow them to cool slightly. Serve the meatballs with toothpicks, peanut sauce, and green onions as a garnish.
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