Chicken, Sweetcorn and Carrot Balls

Preparation info
  • Makes


    chicken balls
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Real Food Kids Will Love: Over 100 simple and delicious recipes for toddlers and up

By Annabel Karmel

Published 2018

  • About

Ever had a last-minute playdate to prep for? My chicken, sweetcorn and carrot balls will satisfy hungry tums in no time at all. Quick, easy and nutritious, they prove the perfect after-school snack.


  • 2 skinless chicken breasts (about 300 g/11 oz), diced
  • ½ red onion<


Put the chicken breasts in a food processor and blitz until roughly chopped. Add the remaining ingredients (except the flour and oil), season lightly with salt and pepper and blitz together until everything is finely chopped.

Transfer the mixture to a bowl and shape it into 25 balls. Coat the balls in flour.

Heat the oil in a frying pan over a medium heat and fry the balls in ba