Spicy Leek Meatballs


Prep Time

15 minutes

Prep Notes


Cooking Time

15 minutes


4 servings


1 pound lean ground turkey or ground beef
1 1/2 cups minced leeks (white and light green part only, about one bunch)
2 fresh chili peppers, minced
1 tbsp fresh ginger, minced
2 tbsps flour
2 tbsps sesame oil
Sea salt and black pepper to taste


Heat half the ghee in a frying pan over medium-high heat. 

Add the apple slices and lightly sauté.

Add pork chops, placing the apple slices around the edges.

Cook the pork for about 1-2 minutes on each side until brown.

Pour in apple juice, add fresh ground pepper to taste, and lower the heat.

Cover and simmer until cooked, about 10 minutes.

Stir in yogurt and bring back to simmer.

Serve with apples, rice, and/or vegetables and use additional sauce for flavor.


Serve over a bed of simple steamed greens.