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Lamb Meatballs and Rice Soup

  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 45 min
  • Ingredients 12
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

For the meatballs

1
pound ground lamb meat
1
teaspoon ground cumin
1 1/4
cups bread crumbs
4
tablespoons green onion, finely chopped
Salt and pepper to taste
1
egg

For the soup

5
cups vegetable or beef broth
1/2
cup peas
1/2
cup green beans
1/2
cup carrots, peeled and cubed
1/2
cup rinsed rice
Chopped cilantro

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
% Daily Value
% Daily Value*:
Exchanges:
Free
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
No nutrition information available for this recipe

Expert Tips

In order to achieve consistently-sized meatballs, wet your hands before forming.

Today I bring you a lamb meatball and rice soup, perfect for the whole family, because who doesn’t like meatballs? Whether beef, chicken, turkey, or lamb (like the ones we’ll make today), there’s something about those little balls of ground meat that makes them irresistible! Meatballs are an excellent way for children to eat meat. The combination of lamb meatballs, vegetables, and rice makes this soup both whole-some and delicious.

Directions

  • 1 Mix all of the meatball ingredients in a bowl. Make medium-sized meatballs. In a pot, heat up the broth over medium heat. Add the vegetables and meatballs, cook for 20 minutes.
  • 2 Add the rice and cook for another 15 minutes. Add chopped cilantro and serve.

Today I bring you a lamb meatball and rice soup, perfect for the whole family, because who doesn’t like meatballs? Whether beef, chicken, turkey, or lamb (like the ones we’ll make today), there’s something about those little balls of ground meat that makes them irresistible! Meatballs are an excellent way for children to eat meat. The combination of lamb meatballs, vegetables, and rice makes this soup both whole-some and delicious.

Rate and Comment

Erica Dinho Erica Dinho
September 20, 2016

Today I bring you a lamb meatball and rice soup, perfect for the whole family, because who doesn’t like meatballs? Whether beef, chicken, turkey, or lamb (like the ones we’ll make today), there’s something about those little balls of ground meat that makes them irresistible! Meatballs are an excellent way for children to eat meat. The combination of lamb meatballs, vegetables, and rice makes this soup both whole-some and delicious.