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Cocktail Meatballs

Cocktail Meatballs

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"These tasty, slow cooked, cocktail meatballs simmered in cranberry sauce will disappear quickly from anyone's holiday party." — by Lara 
Lana's Sweet and Sour Meatballs

Lana's Sweet and Sour Meatballs

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"Beef meatballs in a pineapple and brown sugar sauce with pineapple chunks, carrot, and green pepper. It's great as a main dish, but can also be used as an appetizer." — by LANAN 
The Best Sweet and Sour Meatballs

The Best Sweet and Sour Meatballs

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"Beef meatballs are browned, then simmered in a sweet and sour sauce. Great as an appetizer or as a main dish served over rice." — by KIMMY D 
Swedish Meatballs I

Swedish Meatballs I

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"Meatballs of ground beef mixed with onion and dry cream of wheat are baked for 20 minutes, combined in a casserole with condensed cream soups and evaporated milk, and baked another 40 minutes." — by Jessica 
Zesty Porcupine Meatballs

Zesty Porcupine Meatballs

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"Condensed tomato soup and beaten egg are combined with ground beef, rice, chopped onion, parsley, and seasonings. The mixture is formed into meatballs, and simmered in a covered skillet with additional soup and Worcestershire sauce for 20 to 30 minutes." — by Michelle R. 
Cocktail Meatballs I

Cocktail Meatballs I

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"The sweet and spicy sauce here punches up traditional toothpick-ready meatballs." — by Jennie 
Cajun Appetizer Meatballs

Cajun Appetizer Meatballs

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"This is a spicy appetizer meatball recipe with a sweet and tangy sauce. Try it over a bed of egg noodles." — by DOREENB 
Sweet and Sour Meatballs

Sweet and Sour Meatballs

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"These meatballs are slow-cooked in a sweet and sour sauce." — by Tammy Moore 
Easy Sausage Cheese Balls

Easy Sausage Cheese Balls

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"The best part of breakfast--biscuit mix, cheddar and ground sausage--are formed into no-fuss balls that you bake in the oven." — by Michelle 
Sweet and Sour Meatballs I

Sweet and Sour Meatballs I

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"This is a slow-cooker recipe for meatballs made of ground beef combined with onion and egg. They are simmered for 4 to 5 hours with chili sauce, grape jelly, and lemon juice." — by Tammy Moore 
Vegetarian Sweet and Sour Meatballs

Vegetarian Sweet and Sour Meatballs

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"My mother first made these for me and now I made them all the time - incredibly delicious! Serve as a main course, an appetizer.. doesn't matter, they always taste great!" — by KIMCA 
Cocktail Meatballs IV

Cocktail Meatballs IV

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"This is an extremely easy appetizer that keeps them coming back for seconds." — by jhibbard 
Mini Meatball Subs

Mini Meatball Subs

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"Tiny meatball subs with red sauce and mozzarella cheese are perfect for entertaining." — by matykada 
Swedish Meatballs II

Swedish Meatballs II

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"Sauteed onion is combined with ground beef, bread crumbs, egg, and parsley, formed into meatballs, browned, and set aside. Pan drippings are combined with evaporated milk and flour for gravy." — by Marla 
Enchilada Meatballs

Enchilada Meatballs

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"These are a tasty change from the usual since they use cornbread crumbs instead of crackers or regular bread. They're always a hit at parties! A friend shared this recipe with me ages ago and I've tweaked it to come up with this." — by Shelley Maurer 
Bavarian Style Meatballs

Bavarian Style Meatballs

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"Use ready-made meatballs -and some sweet-and-sour ingredients -to get the tangy, slow-cooked taste on this toothpick treat." — by teri denlinger 
Sweet and Sour Meatballs III

Sweet and Sour Meatballs III

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"Sauerkraut, cranberry sauce and spaghetti sauce bring their unique flavors to this rich sweet and sour sauce for meatballs." — by JOYJENSEN 
Cocktail Meatballs III

Cocktail Meatballs III

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"In this easy appetizer, much of the flavor comes from the meatballs rather than the accompanying piquant sauce -they 're enriched with real cream and savory onion-soup mix." — by Lynn LaBuy 
BBQ Cola Meatballs

BBQ Cola Meatballs

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"Meatballs are roasted, then simmered in a rich barbeque sauce made with cola. These make a great potluck dish, and they are always gone in minutes! Now they have become a tradition at our house on Super Bowl Sunday, and I learned the hard way to always make sure I have plenty of copies of the recipe handy for giving!" — by LECHEFRENE 
Cocktail Meatballs I

Cocktail Meatballs I

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"These beef meatballs will delight the whole family. My kids ask for them again and again." — by COUNTRYGIRL35 
 
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