East African Meatballs

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1/3 lb ground lamb

2/3 lb ground beef

¼ c bread crumbs

1 egg, lightly beaten

3 scallions, chopped

1 jar Mama Kicks Berbere Sauce

Fresh cilantro for garnish


Combine meat, bread crumbs, egg, scallions and 1/3 jar of the Mama Kicks Berbere Sauce.

Form mixture into one-inch balls and place on a baking sheet lined with parchment, leaving space between.

Bake at 350 until cooked through, about 20 minutes.

Transfer to a bowl and toss generously in remaining Mama Kicks Berbere Sauce. 

Garnish with cilantro.

Serve as an appetizer or with basmati rice for a meal.

Grilled Chimichurri Chicken & Slaw Sandwiches

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4 boneless, skinless chicken thighs

½ bag carrot and cabbage slaw

¼ jar of Mama Kicks Chimichurri Sauce

4 Challah buns

1 ripe avocado


Brush chicken thighs with Mama Kicks Chimichurri Sauce.

Grill or bake chicken until fully cooked.

Mix slaw with Mama Kicks Chimichurri Sauce

Toast Challah buns.

Assemble sandwiches: spread ¼ avocado on bottom bun and salt to taste, place chicken on avocado, top with slaw, add top bun. Serve with any leftover slaw on the side.