17Ingredients
830Calories
50Minutes

This classic dish will not disappoint. You will fall in love with out Moroccan Meatballs recipe. It is loaded with flavor and the perfect recipe to switch up your routine. Try out this Moroccan Meatballs recipe and comment below with your thoughts. We love to read users thoughts on our recipes. You can also give this recipe a star rating for others to follow along. We hope you enjoy this Moroccan Meatballs recipe as much as we do!

Ingredients

  • 450 grams ground beef
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 4 teaspoons olive oil
  • 2/3 cup onion (minced)
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground caraway
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder (optional)
  • salt
  • ground coriander
  • 1 1/3 cups couscous
  • 1 1/3 cups water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 1/3 cups couscous
  • 1 1/3 cups water
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil

Directions

  1. Mix the beef, water, olive oil, onion, cinnamon, caraway, black pepper, paprika, chili pepper, and a pinch of salt in a large bowl. Cover with plastic film and let it sit in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours.
  2. Heat the 1 1/3 cup water and olive oil in a small cooking pot. Once it starts boiling, add the couscous, turn off the stove, place the lid on the pot, and let it sit for 5 minutes.
  3. Remove the beef from the refrigerator, form meatballs, and grill on a skillet with cooking spray at medium-high heat until they brown on both sides.
  4. Serve the couscous on plates with the meatballs on top, and garnish with coriander.
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NutritionView more

830Calories
Sodium12%DV290mg
Fat51%DV33g
Protein73%DV37g
Carbs31%DV93g
Fiber32%DV8g

PER SERVING *

Calories830Calories from Fat300
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat33g51%
Saturated Fat9g45%
Trans Fat1g
Cholesterol75mg25%
Sodium290mg12%
Potassium610mg17%
Protein37g73%
Calories from Fat300
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate93g31%
Dietary Fiber8g32%
Sugars1g2%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

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

Reviews(1)

Yummly User
Jodie F. 7 Jun 2015
I love Moroccan food. The spices are what make this dish taste so good. I had Moroccan pre mixed spice in the cabinet already, so I used it. These meatballs could be served with curried rice and peas and carrots.