Creamy Sage Chicken Meatballs

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These are my all-time favorite chicken meatballs! I’m so happy to finally share this recipe with all of you!


Creamy Sage Chicken Meatballs

Yaidy Santiago
These meatballs are incredibly flavorful and go well with your favorite keto pasta or cauliflower rice.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 35 mins
Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine gluten free, keto, low carb
Servings 4
Calories 497 kcal



  • 1 cup almond flour
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp granulated garlic
  • 1 1/2 lbs ground chicken
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh sage
  • 1 tbsp thyme
  • 1/2 tsp salt


  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tsp chicken stock cube
  • 1/2 tsp dried or fresh sage
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1/8 tsp garlic powder


  • Preheat your oven to 425 F/ 220 C.
  • Add the ground chicken, almond flour, parmesan, sage, salt, onion powder, granulated garlic, and thyme to a large mixing bowl. Mix until incorporated.
  • Form the mixture into approximately 20 meatballs. Place them onto the prepared sheet pan and bake for 25 minutes, or until golden and cooked through.
  • While your meatballs are in the oven, add olive oil to a large saute pan over medium heat. Let it heat up and add 1 chicken stock cube, dried or fresh sage, black pepper, and garlic powder. Stir up until incorporated and fragrant. Add heavy cream, water, and salt then stir and let simmer for 2 minutes.
  • Remove your meat balls from the oven and place them on to the sauce. Mix together gently and let it simmer until it thickens a bit. Enjoy!


Nutritional Values/ 5 Meatballs:
Calories 497 / 
Total Fat 28.7g / 
Total Carbohydrate 4.7g / 
Dietary Fiber 1.5g / 
Protein 53.9g / 
Sodium 783mg / 
Net Carbs 3.2g
Keyword baked, canned chicken, creamy, heavy cream, meatballs, sage

Yaidy Santiago

Former collegiate volleyball player that loves to cook and try new healthy recipes. My boyfriend and I follow a strict keto diet and I challenge myself to make delicious low-carb foods that we both enjoy every day!

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