SPICY LEMON CHICKEN BITES
Preparation Time Preparation Time: 20 Minutes Cook Time Cook Time: 8 Minutes Serves Serves: 10 - 14 appetizers Cut:

SPICY LEMON CHICKEN BITES

Ingredients

Chicken Bites
1 lb ground chicken
1/2 cup dry bread crumbs
1 small onion, finely minced
1 clove garlic, minced
1 tsp salt
1 tbsp fresh parsley, minced
1 tsp EACH dried oregano, dried basil and red pepper flakes
1/4 tsp ground white pepper
zest of 1 lemon
juice of 1/2 lemon

Dill & Mint Yogurt Sauce
1 cup plain Greek yogurt
1 tbsp lemon zest
1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1/2 cup EACH finely chopped fresh mint and dill
2 green onions, finely chopped
2 clove garlic, minced
salt & pepper to taste

Preparation

Chicken Bites

In a large bowl, combine all Chicken Bites ingredients and mix well.  Form mixture into 2 inch patties, about 1/4 inch thick.  Place on a greased baking sheet and broil for 6-8 minutes, turning once, or until cooked through.

Serve Bites with Dill & Mint Yogurt Sauce for dipping, or stuff Bites into mini pita pockets with tomato, cucumber and a little sauce.  Chicken mixture can also be made into meatballs or burger sized patties.

Dill & Mint Yogurt Sauce

Combine all ingredients.  Cover and refrigerate until needed.  Sauce will keep in the fridge for 3-4 days.