Optional Toppings:Chopped tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, and fresh parsley, prepared Tzatziki sauce (plain yogurt with minced cucumber, dill, garlic, salt, pepper, and lemon juice—all to taste)
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Heat oven to 400 degrees. Combine ground beef, breadcrumbs, egg whites, parsley, water, garlic, cumin, salt, and pepper in large bowl, mixing lightly but thoroughly. Shape into twelve, 2-inch meatballs.
Thread meatballs onto skewers.
Place on rack in broiler pan that has been sprayed with cooking spray. Bake in oven 24–27 minutes. **
Remove meatballs from skewers. Serve in flatbreads. Garnish with toppings, as desired.
**Important cook’s tip for all ground beef recipes: cooking times are for fresh or thoroughly thawed ground beef. Ground beef should be cooked to an internal temperature of 160 degrees. Color is not a reliable indicator of ground beef doneness.