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Meatball Appetizers

Looking for recipes for meatball appetizers? Taste of Home has the best meatball appetizer recipes from real cooks like you, featuring reviews, ratings, how-to videos and tips.

Sweet 'n' Sour Appetizer Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Sour Appetizer Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Sour Appetizer Meatballs

Since a friend shared this recipe with me several years ago, I've fixed it many times. The tangy meatballs also make a great main dish served with potatoes.

Barbecue Sauce Meatballs

Barbecue Sauce Meatballs

Barbecue Sauce Meatballs

These tender ground beef meatballs have just the right amount of zip, thanks to the tangy sauce.—Cyndi Fynaardt, Oskaloosa, Iowa

Sweet 'n' Sassy Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Sassy Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Sassy Meatballs

When Dawn Onuffer, Crestview, Florida, declares, “The buffet is open,” guests make a beeline for the meatballs. “The combination of lean turkey, sausage, chili sauce and preserves is scrumptious!”
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Bacon-Wrapped Meatballs

Bacon-Wrapped Meatballs

Bacon-Wrapped Meatballs

These hearty appetizers are a hit at whatever kind of party I make them for. The appealing aroma while baking is irresistible.—Pamela Shank, Parkersburg, West Virginia

Turkey Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce

Turkey Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce

Turkey Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce

Although this recipe is perfect for the holiday season, plan to use it all year-round—cranberries add "zing" to a menu anytime. To serve as an appetizer, shape the meatballs smaller and serve with party picks.—Helen Wiegmink, Tucson, Arizona

Chicken Kabobs

Chicken Kabobs

Chicken Kabobs

"I first tried these kabobs when my daughter-in-law made them for my granddaughter's birthday party," writes Norma Wells of Cookson, Oklahoma. "Full of soy sauce, ginger and pineapple flavors, these appetizers are popular when I serve them at get-togethers.—Norma Wells, Cookson, Oklahoma

Easy Party Meatballs

Easy Party Meatballs

Easy Party Meatballs

Meatballs are always great for parties. This is an easy twist on the usual recipe, and it's very fast to make. —Debbie Paulsen, Apollo Beach, Florida

Bone-Crunching Meatballs

Bone-Crunching Meatballs

Bone-Crunching Meatballs

Water chestnuts are the secret ingredient in these unique meatballs. Kids will love the “bone-like” crunch the chestnuts add when they bite into each meatball!—Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Saucy Meatballs

Saucy Meatballs

Saucy Meatballs

Mini meatballs in a sweet, tangy sauce are definitely family friendly. They're a hit as an appetizer or for supper. Try them served over noodles. —Trish Berg, Dalton, Ohio

Mexican Chicken Meatballs

Mexican Chicken Meatballs

Mexican Chicken Meatballs

These low-fat meatballs taste fabulous on their own, but if you want to take things up a notch, serve with a dip of hot Velveeta cheese and salsa. You could also substitute ground white turkey for the chicken. —Katrina Lopes, Lyman, South Carolina

Dutch Meatballs (Bitterballen)

Dutch Meatballs (Bitterballen)

Dutch Meatballs (Bitterballen)

I host an annual Christmas party for some friends, and one year, I made a dish from each person's background, including these Dutch meatballs with a crispy coating. Talk about a hit! —Tracey Rosato, Markham, Ontario
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