Tamalie Party Balls

Tamalie Party Balls Recipe

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Betty Campisi


I got this recipe from my Aunt that lives in New Orleans. They have these at their parties. I made them for the holidays and will be making them for my grandsons wedding reception. You can also freeze them for a later date.


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35 Min
45 Min
Stove Top


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  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1 lb
    pork sausage
  • 1 1/2 c
    corn meal
  • 3/4 c
    v-8 juice
  • 1/2 c
  • 4 clove
  • 2 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 2 Tbsp
    cumin powder
  • 2 tsp
  • 2 tsp
    cayenne pepper
  • ·
  • 5 c
    v-8 juice
  • 2 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 2 Tbsp
    cumin powder
  • 2 tsp

How to Make Tamalie Party Balls


  1. Mix all of the ingredients together and form into small balls.
  2. Place the meatballs in a large saucepan.
  3. Mix the sauce ingredients together.
  4. Pour over the meatballs.
  5. Cook on medium heat for 45 to 60 minutes.Stirring ocassionaly.

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About Tamalie Party Balls

Course/Dish: Meat Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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