To prepare meatballs, combine first 9 ingredients in a medium bowl. Shape mixture into (1-inch) meatballs; place on a broiler pan coated with cooking spray. Bake at 400° for 12 minutes or until done.
To prepare sauce, heat a large Dutch oven coated with cooking spray over medium-high heat. Add 3 cups onion; cook 3 minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in tomato, sugar, 1/2 teaspoon salt, garlic, and jalapeño; bring to a simmer over medium-high heat. Reduce heat to medium; cook 20 minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in 3 tablespoons parsley and minced cilantro. Gently break eggs over simmering liquid; cover and cook 10 minutes or until the eggs are set. Garnish with cilantro sprigs, if desired.
Agreed, this turned out great. I used ground lamb, and the spices complemented it perfectly. There is nothing I would change about this recipe. Served with brown rice, pitas, sliced cucumber, and Greek yogurt. A fantastic recipe for those who aren't quite lamb converts. Delicious! :-)
This turned out AWESOME!! I didn't add the eggs (just because of a time thing) and only used half the jalapeno. Full of flavor!! I served it with rice with tadig. I'm sure couscous or quinoa would be great with it too. Love it!!
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