Chicken meatballs with couscous and vegetables

90 min
Type of dish: Meats, Vegetables
Temperature: Hot
Seasonal period: All year
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For this recipe, the following elaborations are needed:

  • Chicken meatballs.
  • Couscous.
  • Mixed vegetables (jardinière)
  • For the sauce:
    • Prepare a poultry stock.
    • Prepare a tomato sauce to give colour.
    • Cut the vegetables: the garlic into fillets, the onion into julienne strips and the carrots into half-moons. Gently fry, frying the hardest vegetables first. Remove excess oil and add the white wine and let reduce.
    • Thicken with 20 g of flour per litre of stock.
    • Add the stock and the tomato sauce to reinforce and give colour to the sauce.
    • Let boil until the wine flavour disappears and all the vegetables are tender.
    •  Blend with a food processor and put the mixture through a colander.
    • Boil again and adjust to taste, colour and thickness.


  • Heat the meatballs in the sauce and plate up.
  • Heat the couscous and the vegetables. Place next to the meatballs.
Nutritional information (1 portion)
Fiber 18.62 g
Saturates 10.0 g
Monounsaturated fatty acids 27.73 g
Polyunsaturated fatty acids 16.88 g
Cholesterol 140.54 mg
Calcium 315.95 mg
Iron 8.78 mg
Zinc 3.73 mg
Vitamin A 922.89 ug
Vitamin C 66.52 g
Folic acid 301.73 ug
Salt (Sodium) 3056.0 mg
Sugars 27.35 g
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