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spicy cranberry balls

(4 ratings)
Recipe by
Cassie *
Somewhere, PA

These delicious meatballs are not only great tasting, but easy to throw together...a great idea for Christmas parties or any party for that matter....Enjoy! They will be one of the first things to go..

(4 ratings)
yield 48 meatballs
prep time 15 Min
cook time 45 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For spicy cranberry balls

  • 48
    meatballs, pre-cooked and thawed
  • 16 oz
    cranberry sauce or cranberry jelly
  • 12 oz
    chili sauce
  • 1 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 2 tsp
    lemon juice
  • red pepper flakes to taste ( optional )

How To Make spicy cranberry balls

  • 1
    In a saucepan, add cranberry sauce or cranberry jelly with chili sauce, brown sugar, pepper flakes and lemon juice. Heat on medium, stirring ingredients until combined. Serve immediately, or transfer to crock pot to keep warm until ready to serve. In a separate baking dish, place thawed meatballs, add the cranberry sauce, and bake for 30 to 45 minutes.