Zesty and Tangy Meatballs

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Teressa Drenth

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These have been a staple at all three of my children's graduation open houses and any family get-together. My kids have even been known to ask for them as a main course at dinner time!

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Easy and delicious, that is the type of party food I like. The sauce is indeed zesty and tangy, but a bit sweet too. I loved the bold flavors in this appetizing dish. These would be great for a tailgate, game night, or can be fancy enough to serve at a holiday party. Easy, easy, easy! Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
18-20
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
3 Hr
Method:
Slow Cooker Crock Pot

Ingredients

  • 5-6 lb
    frozen meatballs
  • SAUCE

  • 2 1/2 c
    ketchup
  • 1/2 c
    orange marmalade
  • 1/2 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/2 c
    apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 1/4 c
    mustard, spicy brown
  • 2 Tbsp
    steak seasoning
  • 1/2 c
    onion flakes, dehydrated
  • 3 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 3 Tbsp
    Worcestershire sauce

How to Make Zesty and Tangy Meatballs

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine sauce ingredients and pour over meatballs in 5qt or larger Crock Pot.
  2. Cover and set Crock Pot on HIGH for 3 hours, stirring 2-3 times during cook time.

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About Zesty and Tangy Meatballs

Course/Dish: Meat Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: American



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