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Healthier Swedish Meatballs

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"This recipe is a healthier take on a classic Swedish meatballs dish without sacrificing the elegance or taste. No one will ever know from tasting this dish that it is a lighter, healthier version."
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1 h servings 425
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Heat olive oil in a pan over medium-high heat. Saute onion in the hot oil until transparent, 5 to 7 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool.
  3. Combine ground sirloin, ground pork, bread crumbs, onion, egg, milk, garlic powder, salt, pepper, and 2 dashes Worcestershire sauce in a bowl. Form into 1-inch meatballs. Place onto a baking sheet.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until no longer pink in the centers, about 20 minutes.
  5. Pour 4 cups beef broth, soy sauce, rosemary, and remaining Worcestershire sauce into a large skillet. Bring to a simmer.
  6. Pour remaining beef broth into a measuring cup and whisk in cornstarch. Pour mixture into the sauce and stir until thickened. Add meatballs to the sauce and stir in Greek yogurt. Top with parsley and serve.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 425 calories; 21.7 25.3 35.1 136 919 Full nutrition

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I am dairy free and gluten free ( food intolerances). So I used gluten free bread crumbs, gluten free light soy sauce, dairy free plain yogurt and used almond milk in place of milk. I Will cut b...