Share:

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' Spicy Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Spicy Meatballs

Sweet 'n' Spicy Meatballs

You'll usually find a batch of these meatballs in my freezeer. The slightly sweet sauce nicely complements the spicy pork sausage. —Genie Brown, Roanoke, Virginia

Passover Meatballs

Passover Meatballs

Passover Meatballs

These moist and slightly sweet meatballs are popular with family and friends during the spring holiday season. They're bound to become a tradition at your house. -Julie Sollinger Chicago, Illinois

Flavorful Turkey Meatballs

Flavorful Turkey Meatballs

Flavorful Turkey Meatballs

It’s hard to believe meatballs this juicy, flavorful and tender could be low in fat and calories—and sized just right for two. Thanks to our Test Kitchen for a zesty meal mainstay that can double as an appetizer.
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Hearty Ham Balls

Hearty Ham Balls

Hearty Ham Balls

A very special lady shared this recipe with me. She asked me to make these ham balls when I cooked at her nursing home. Everyone enjoyed them there—any my family does too.

Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce

Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce

Meatballs with Cranberry Sauce

Although this recipe is perfect for the holiday season, plan to use it all year-round—cranberries add "zing" to menus anytime.

Sweet 'n' Sour Sausage Appetizer

Sweet 'n' Sour Sausage Appetizer

Sweet 'n' Sour Sausage Appetizer

A sweet sauce and merry Christmas colors make this fruit-and-sausage combo a trusted holiday crowd-pleaser. Hearty enough to serve for brunch, it always disappears in a twinkling!

Saucy Sweet and Sour Meatballs

Saucy Sweet and Sour Meatballs

Saucy Sweet and Sour Meatballs

When I serve these saucy meatballs at our Christmas Eve celebration, I have to make four batches...and they always disappear!

Hearty Party Meatballs

Hearty Party Meatballs

Hearty Party Meatballs

This flavorful, filling appetizer is similar to Swedish meatballs. They always disappear when I make them for parties.

Peach-Glazed Meatballs

Peach-Glazed Meatballs

Peach-Glazed Meatballs

When my daughter and her husband come to visit over the holidays, we enjoy nibbling on these mouthwatering meatballs while playing games. Water chestnuts add a bit of crunch.—Christine Martin, Durham, North Carolina

Tangy BBQ Meatballs

Tangy BBQ Meatballs

Tangy BBQ Meatballs

Orange juice lends wonderful tang to these tender tasty meatballs. They're one of my most popular appetizers, and I can make them ahead, the pop in the oven an hour before serving. A do-ahead delight during this busy season!

Tender Turkey Meatballs

Tender Turkey Meatballs

Tender Turkey Meatballs

"I changed one of my recipes to come up with this healthier version," explains Jane Thoma of Monroe, Michigan. "Whether offered as appetizers, packed cold for picnics or served over spaghetti at dinner, these moist marjoram-seasoned meatballs are well-received."
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT