Baked Meatballs Recipe

Minced meat mixed with simple spices, egg and onions, baked in oven

Pooja Nadkarni
Baked Meatballs Recipe
641 ratings.

Want to make some oil free appetizers and also please your family and friends? Try out these completely oil free, Baked Meatballs Recipe. Meat balls are basically prepared out of minced or ground meat (lamb, goat, chicken etc) mixed with herbs, spices, onions, breadcrumbs and egg. They are then either fried or baked. You can also braise them in sauces. Same recipe can be tried in meatless version by using mashed vegetables. Serve Baked Meatballs Recipe along with Mexican Green Sauce or tossed in Homemade Hoisin Sauce Recipe.

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Cuisine: Asian
Course: Appetizer
Diet: Non Vegeterian
Prep in

15 M

Cooks in

30 M

Total in

45 M


15-20 Meatballs


  • 200 grams Mutton , minced/ground
  • 1/4 Cup Whole Wheat Bread crumbs
  • 1 tablespoon Garlic , minced
  • 1 teaspoon Turmeric powder (Haldi)
  • 1 teaspoon Black pepper powder
  • Salt , to taste
  • 1/4 Cup Onion , finely chopped
  • 1 Whole Egg , lightly beaten¬†

How to make Baked Meatballs Recipe

  1. To begin making Baked Meatballs Recipe, prep all the ingredients first.

  2. Preheat the oven to 350 degree Fahrenheit.

  3. In a large bowl, mix together all the mentioned ingredients except onion and whole egg. 

  4. Add the beaten egg into the mixture and mix again.

  5. If you will be baking the balls sometime later or next day, don't mix chopped onions because they will release water and you won't be able to shape them up.

  6. Mix onions only when you are planning to bake them.

  7. Shape them into small balls, size of a lime.

  8. Arrange all the balls on a baking tray lined with parchment paper or spray some oil on the tray and arrange.

  9. Bake them for 30 minutes or till done.

  10. Serve Baked Meatballs Recipe as a party appetizer along with Mexican Green Sauce or tossed in Homemade Hoisin Sauce Recipe with your family and friends.