After months of obligations and commitments, today is my lucky day. I visited Stop & Shop to do my weekly grocery shopping and I decided to go crazy by buying items that was applicable to the Blood Type Diet such as ground lamb and turkey wings. In addition I had plan B if either or both dishes failed, which was Kidfresh Little Jammin Chicken Sliders and Gold Metal Sliders rolls, both on sale this week.
Let’s cut to the chase and show you the plan for this year’s high protein Superbowl feast.
1) Roasted Turkey Wings inspired by Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli
2) Lamb Meatballs with Lemon Cumin Yogurt inspired by Chowhound
3) Kidfresh Little Jammin Chicken Sliders
Keep in mind this is the first time I am making the Turkey Wings and lamb meatballs.
For the Turkey Wings, I marinated the wings with 5 tablespoons of canola oil, salt and pepper. There was difficulty cutting the wings into smaller pieces that my mother had to help. The wing pieces were placed on a greased baking sheet.
The wing pieces were baked in the oven for 90 minutes (1 hour & 30 minutes) to 105 minutes (1 hour & 45 minutes) at 375 degrees.
While the wings are cooking, the baste/sauce was prepared using the following mixture:
2 tablespoons minced garlic
2 tablespoons honey
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons Datu Putu (sugar cane vinegar)
1 tablespoon Worchestershire sauce
About 10 minutes before the wings are completely roasted, place a table spoons of the mixture and baste across each wing.
While the Turkey Wings were cooking, prep the lamb meatballs. To prepare the lamb meatballs, mix the following until blended:
1 pound ground lamb
1/2 red onion, chopped
1 tablespoon minced garlic
Take 2 tablespoons of the mixture to form a ball.
Place the meatballs at 375 degrees for 15-20 minutes. In the meantime, prepare the lemon cumin yogurt sauce by mixing:
4 tablespoons plain yogurt
1 tablespoon lemon juice
Then with plan B, the sliders were prepared using Kidfresh Chicken Sliders according to packaging instructions.
Toast the slider rolls with butter until toasted.