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El Popular: Chorizo & Turkey Stuffed Meatball Biters Appetizer Recipe

Chorizo & Turkey Stuffed Meatball Biters
Dontell Harris
Ivy Tech- East Chicago Campus
2011 Chorizo Contest

Prep Time: 25 min.     
Start to Finish: 1 hour

4-6 Servings
Makes: 32 Stuffed Meatballs


  • 1 lb. El Popular Chorizo (Original)
  • 1 lb. ground turkey
  • 1 tsp Garlic powder
  • 1 tsp Onion powder
  • 2 tbsp. ketchup
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 lb. Mozzarella cheese, cubed into 32 pieces
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • Italian Style Bread Crumbs
  • Cilantro, chopped for garnish


  1. Combine El Popular Original Chorizo and the remaining five ingredients together in a bowl.
  2. Take ½ ounce rolled ball into palm of hand and flatten, add cube cheese in center and cover with meat mixture to form ball.
  3. Next, coat with egg mixture than toss each stuff meatball into bread crumbs.
  4. Place on sheet pan that has been lined with parchment paper, bake at 350 degrees until brown.
  5. Serve warm garnish with chopped cilantro and your favorite sauce.