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The Best Low Carb Meatballs

Do you love low carb meatballs? Here are the best recipes for you to try! They are all gluten free and keto friendly, too!

The Best Low Carb Meatballs! Delicious family friendly recipes for you to try!

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Meatballs are a classic family favorite – and it doesn't take much to make them low carb. A typical recipe would include breadcrumbs, but there are several alternatives you can use:

  • Grated parmesan
  • Crushed pork rinds (I love these seasoned ones from Pork King Good)
  • Low carb breadcrumbs (you can make your own from low carb bread or buy them ready processed from LC Foods

Traditional meatballs are usually made from ground pork, beef, or a mixture, but in this collection of recipes I really wanted to highlight all the different meats that you could use. How about ground chicken, lamb, or turkey? And there are so many flavor variations, too! 

You can serve meatballs as a main meal, together with some keto noodles or veggies, but they also work well as an appetizer or on a party buffet table. Just provide some toothpicks and napkins and let your guests dig in! 

So let's check them out!

The best recipes for Low Carb Meatballs

Low Carb Bacon Wrapped Meatballs from Step Away From The Carbs (these are seriously good – especially as they are smothered in a sugar free barbecue sauce!)
Bacon Wrapped Meatballs

Sausage Meatball Casserole from Step Away From The Carbs (a family favorite!)

Low Carb Pork and Wild Mushroom Meatballs from Step Away From The Carbs (these are Asian style meatballs with a yummy dipping sauce)

Giant Meatballs from Step Away From The Carbs (for when you're feeling seriously hungry!!!)
Giant Meatballs

Low Carb Spaghetti and Meatballs from Step Away From The Carbs (served with shirataki spaghetti!)

Turkey Meatballs with Ricotta and Thyme from Step Away From The Carbs

Turkey Meatballs with Ricotta and Thyme

Lamb and Eggplant Meatballs from Step Away From The Carbs (the eggplant makes this Mediterranean style recipe super soft)

Cheese Stuffed Meatballs from Step Away From The Carbs (perfect for dunking into ketchup)

Cheese Stuffed Meatballs

and Bacon Wrapped Burger Skewers – OK so not technically a meatball, but a burger skewer is pretty similar, so I figured you might like it!

 

Here are some fantastic meatball recipes to try from some of my favorite low carb bloggers!

Keto Meatball Minestrone from Beauty and the Foodie

Low Carb Mongolian Beef Meatballs from My Life CookbookMongolian Beef Meatballs from My Life Cookbook

Chicken and Zucchini Meatballs from Divalicious Recipes

Low Carb Chicken Piccata Meatballs from All Day I Dream About Food

Baked Buffalo Chicken Meatballs from Jennifer Banz

Low Carb Swedish Meatballs from Low Carb MavenSwedish Meatballs from Low Carb Maven

Low Carb Cranberry Meatballs from Kimspired DIY

Beef Heart Meatballs from Primal Edge Health

Spicy Lamb Tandoori Meatballs from All Day I Dream About FoodSpicy Lamb Tandoori Meatballs from All Day I Dream About Food

Keto Pumpkin Meatballs from Low Carb – No Carb

Turkey Sausage Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce from the Keto Queens

 

Did I feature your favorite low carb meatball recipe? If not, let me know in the comments!

 

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Jessica

Wednesday 1st of January 2020

So many great ideas! I think I'll try your Cheese Stuffed Meatballs next :) Thanks so much for including my Beef Heart Meatball recipe!

Ellen Vorachek

Tuesday 31st of December 2019

Do you have a Low Carb chicken nuggets recipe?

Georgina

Tuesday 31st of December 2019

Actually I don't - but I do have chicken tenders! https://stepawayfromthecarbs.com/low-carb-chicken-tenders/

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