Debbie's Favorite Meatballs

Debbie's Favorite Meatballs Recipe

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Debbie McKinnis


this is a family favorite that my aunt gave me long ago,I use them in everything from baked pasta dishes to spagetti & marinara they are also yummy brushed with apricot jelly & served as appetizers.


★★★★★ 2 votes

1 Hr
45 Min


  • 1/2 lb
    italian sausage, mild
  • 1/2 c
    bread crumbs, dry
  • 2 large
  • 1 tsp
    dry oregano
  • 2 tsp
    minced garlic
  • 1 tsp
    dry basil
  • 1 Tbsp
    parmesan cheese
  • 1 1/2 lb
    ground beef (70/30)

How to Make Debbie's Favorite Meatballs


  1. mix all ingrediets together throughly (i use my hands nothing else works as well) use a large melon ball scoop to form balls approx 2 dozen
  2. bake at 350 degrees for 30-45 minutes. goes well with spagetti or any baked pasta dish, also are good with apricot jelly brushed on last 5 minutes of baking for an appetizer

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About Debbie's Favorite Meatballs

Course/Dish: Beef
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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