Enjoy these tender and low carb lamb & rosemary meatballs.

They are perfect to make a salad that much more exciting, or even in curry.


Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Makes 20

Carbs per Meatball 0.3g


  • 500g Lamb Mince
  • 250g Ricotta
  • 2 Cloves Garlic, Crushed
  • 1 Egg
  • 1 tbsp Rosemary (fresh is best, but dried is fine)
  • Zest of 1 Lemon
  • 1 tsp Lemon Juice


  1. Preheat oven to 180°C.
  2. Remove any excess liquid from the ricotta.
  3. Combine the lamb mince and remaining ingredients in a large bowl – mixing to ensure even incorporation of all ingredients.
  4. Roll mixture into balls and place on a lightly greased oven tray.
  5. Cook for 15-20 minutes, or until meat has browned.
  6. You can then pan fry the meatballs for extra browning, if required.

These meatballs are so versatile – enjoy as canapés on their own, with a side of green veggies or on the BBQ!

This recipe is from the book “Baby Boomers, Bellies & Blood Sugar” which contains more, great, low carb recipes for you to try. 

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