Greek Keftedes Assembly Instructions

Greek Keftedes Assembly Instructions

sara reillyJune 05, 2020

Friday Funday- June 5, 2020



Main: Keftedes - Greek chicken & beef meatballs with a lemon garlic sauce.


Side #1: Roasted marinated vegetables


Side #2: Spanakorizo spinach rice.


Includes: Marinated feta, garlic hummus, tzatziki and pita bread.


  • One meatballs and rice
  • One pan veggies
  • One container sauce
  • One container hummus
  • One container tzatziki
  • One container marinated feta
  • 4 pita bread


  • Preheat oven to 375. Once up to temperature, put covered pan into oven. Bake for 25 minutes, check temperature and continue cooking checking every 5 minutes until internal temperature reaches 165 degrees
  • Heat veggies in oven covered at the same time as meatballs or saute on stove top until 165 degrees
  • Heat sauce on the stovetop until 165 degrees
  • Wrap pita in a towel and microwave until just warm or cover in foil and heat for the last 5 minute of oven cooking time.


    • Split meatballs and rice onto four plates and cover with sauce
    • Place veggies and pita on dinner plate next to main
    • Serve tzatziki, feta and hummus family style for munching and garnishing

    Notes from Sara:

    No joke, I should be in Greece right now. One of my best friends just turned 40 and wanted to go to her family's homeland and asked me to join. If I can't have Corfu at least I can have a taste of what we're missing. Love you Monica! Here's to Greece 2022?