Joyce's Vietnamese Chicken Meatballs


Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground chicken
  • 3 tbls fish sauce
  • 1/2 small onion, minced
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 stalk lemongrass, tender white inside part only, minced
  • 3-4 tbls chopped cilantro
  • 1 tbls chopped mint
  • 1 1/2 tsp cornstarch
  • 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • few grinds of fresh black pepper
  • granulated sugar for rolling the meatballs, about 1/4 cup