Crunchy Chicken Balls Recipe

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Crunchy Chicken Balls Recipe

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Now that I'm retired from teaching, I have plenty of time to entertain. These individual chicken balls are always on the menu...much to the pleasure of my guests.
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. + chilling
MAKES:
8 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min. + chilling

Ingredients

  • 1 cup finely chopped cooked chicken
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced green onions
  • 1/2 cup finely shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt, optional
  • 1/8 teaspoon teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped pecans or chopped fresh parsley

Directions

In a small bowl, combine the first six ingredients. Shape into 3/4-in. balls. Roll in pecans or parsley. Cover and chill. Yield: 8 servings (2 dozen).
Originally published as Crunchy Chicken Balls in Country Chicken Cookbook 1995, p5

Nutritional Facts

3 each: 49 calories, 3g fat (0 saturated fat), 16mg cholesterol, 79mg sodium, 2g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 5g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 lean meat.

  • 1 cup finely chopped cooked chicken
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced green onions
  • 1/2 cup finely shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt, optional
  • 1/8 teaspoon teaspoon pepper
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped pecans or chopped fresh parsley
  1. In a small bowl, combine the first six ingredients. Shape into 3/4-in. balls. Roll in pecans or parsley. Cover and chill. Yield: 8 servings (2 dozen).
Originally published as Crunchy Chicken Balls in Country Chicken Cookbook 1995, p5

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Appy_Girl User ID: 1132413 17801
Reviewed Apr. 21, 2014

"I love the idea of using chicken in a meatball recipe. It is much lighter than the ground beef mixture. This recipe has the right idea but it just needs a few changes. They seemed a little Bland for our tastes. I also found that the Nuts softened up while the mixture chilled. It is a good base on which to work with.

Janie"

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